AAUW NJ State Officers
Board of Directors

Approved at April 17, 2021 Annual Meeting

Executive Committee:  Nine offices (have one vote), elected by full memberships:

  • Elected even years: President, Program Vice President, Communications Vice President, and Northern District Coordinator.
  • Elected odd years: Treasurer, Membership Vice President, Secretary, Central District Coordinator and South District Coordinator.

Appointed Directors:  Appointed by the President with approval of Executive Committee, (non-voting)

  • Parliamentarian, College/University Relations Director, Public Policy Director
  • AAUW Funds Director, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Director, STEM Director

Honorary Directors: Non-voting members of the board include the AAUW NJ Charitable Trust President and the past president of AAUW NJ.

Executive Committee

President/Administrator (2020-2022) — Karen Brown

Program Vice President   (2020-2022) —  Jacqueline McGuinness

Program Committee Member (Appointed) Jasmine Davis (Burlington County Branch)

Membership Vice President (2021-2023) Rebecca (Becky) Hughes

Communications Vice President (2020-2022) —  Mariel Kolker

Communications Committee Members (Appointed)
Laura Belko Virtual Tech Support (Garden State Virtual Branch)
Barbara Kuppersmith Virtual Tech Support (Madison Branch)
Sharon Suber – Website (Burlington County Branch)

Secretary (2021-2023) — Linda Harmon

Finance (2021-2023) — Rebecca (Becky) Hughes (Resigned)

Northern District Coordinator – Diane Crawford (2021-2023)

Central District Coordinator – Patricia Baroska (2020-2022)

Southern District Coordinator Vacant (2021-2023)


Appointed Directors

AAUW Funds Director Nina Del Collo

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Director  Edwina Sessons

College/University Relations Director (North) VACANT
College/University Relations Director (Central) – Patricia Baroska
College/University Relations Director (South) – VACANT

ParliamentarianMarilyn Gonyo

Public Policy Director Keturah Harris

STEM DirectorLinda Harmon

Honorary Directors

Charitable Trust President Mary Graves

Past President – Carol Cohen


Special Equity Projects

Tech Trek Ann Marchesani

TeenTech – TBD

Tween Tech Claudine Keenan

$tart $mart/Work Smart – Jacqueline McGuinness

Human Trafficking Virginia Lyttle

Awards Program

Women as Agents of ChangeCarol Cohen

Nominating Committee  (1-year term beginning July 1, 2021)

Southern District Representative – Gail Davis
Central District Representative – Carol Cohen
Northern District Representative – Sally Goodson

AAUW National Board Representative

Diane Crawford – AAUW Advancement Committee (Member and New Audience Engagement Subcommittee)

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Board Documents & Minutes

Board Reports

(Password Protected)

AAUW of New Jersey Contacts Booklet 

(Password Protected)

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