Yasmin Darwich (Mexico), President 2014 -2017
Dr Yasmin Darwich was elected the new BPW International President at the 28th International Congress in Jeju, Republic of Korea.
She is from Torreón, Mexico and will serve as the organisation's 23rd president for the 2014-2017 triennium.
President Message to the International Board, read her message in english | spanish | french | italian
The newly elected BPW International Executive are (from L-R)
Young BPW – Ketlin Tackman (Finland), Executive Secretary Beatriz Fett (Brazil),
JoAnn Ritko Pozzi, Executive Finance Officer (USA), 2nd VP UN Arzu Ozyol (Turkey),
Immediate Past President Freda Miriklis, (Australia), President Dr Yasmin Darwich (Mexico),
1st VP Dr Amany Asfour (Egypt), Regional Coordinators: Africa - Adenike Adeyanju-Osadolor,
Asia Pacific – Susan Jones, Europe- Karin Raguin,
Latin America – Marta Solimano, North America – Bessie Hironimus
Congratulations to all, and a great success for the 2014-2017 term!
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