Achievements
  • Initiated Judicial Awareness Coalition, which resulted in the Family Court.
  • Created the Women's History Committee, which resulted in the establishment of the Broward County Women's History Coalition.
  • Initiated and continue to sponsor the Broward County Student Essay Contest in conjunction with Women's History Month.
  • Developed Expanding Horizon Program to introduce middle school girls to non-traditional job opportunities for females.
  • Worked with Broward County Schools to develop curriculum and teacher training workshops for Women's History Month.
  • Joined in creating the first downtown Fort Lauderdale child care center.
  • Conducted a pay equity study within the Broward County Government resulting in increased pay levels for many women.
  • Presented community forums on:
        Women and Safety
        Women and Health Care
        Women and the Work Place
        Women and Education
        Women and Financial Health
  • Promoted the revision and expansion of Broward County Government's policy on sexual harrassment.
  • Honored often unrecognized local women for shaping and changing our communities.