At our annual meeting on June 6, 2016, the League of Women Voters of Marin County elected V-Anne Chernock, President, and Ann Batman, First Vice-President of the Board for the next two years.
V-Anne has served on the League Board for the past year. She retired in 2010 from a long career in construction management, serving as Director of modernization bond programs for the Tamalpais Union High School District (2001 – 2006) and the College of Marin (2006 – 2010). She is also Chair of the Citizens’ Oversight Committee for the Transportation Authority of Marin, and Chair of the Board of Lutheran Social Services of Northern California, based in Concord.
Ann is a longtime community leader in Marin and has held several leadership positions for the League of Women Voters over the years. In 2015, she was honored by the League for her years of service. Ann was recently appointed to the new Board of Directors of the Marin History Museum.
Other League members elected to officer positions for 2016-2018 are Laurie Nardone and Julie Monson, co-Secretaries, and Regina Bianucci Rus, Treasurer. Judy Binsacca and John Eels, long-time Board members, were elected to new two-year terms; Michael Chernock, Chair of the League’s new Membership Relations Committee, was elected to his first new term on the Board.
Continuing Board members are Elaine Biagini, Steven Gach, Marcia Hagen, Linda Jackson, Anne Layzer and retiring First Vice President Suki Sennett.
The Board bid a fond farewell to retiring Board members Linda Deer, Scott McKown and Sondra Wuthnow, who will serve on the Nominating Committee and other leadership positions going forward.