Newly elected White Plains Rotary Club President Heather Miller accepts the gavel from Immediate Past President Norm Szymanski, left, while Former President Andy Morzello offers congratulations. Submitted photo.
Miller, who has worked at the Slater Center for more than 30 years, became executive director in 2005, the same year she became active in the Rotary. She is the first African-American woman to lead the service organization, and to honor her Jamaican heritage, the Consul General of Jamaica participated in her installation at the Crowne Plaza hotel.
“My goals as president are to grow friendships, membership and youth programs,” she said.
The Rotary Club of White Plains is an organization of business and professional leaders united to provide humanitarian service, encourage high ethical standards and help build goodwill in the world.