By Carol Hooks Hawkins
This reference paintings includes entries on 1,560 ladies who've excelled of their careers to turn into recognized leaders in politics, company, schooling and tradition. From Justice Cynthia Aaron to company government Andrea Zoop, it comprises girls of many races, international locations of foundation, monetary backgrounds, and fields of curiosity to give a wide-ranging staff of leaders who could be thought of confident function types of feat. every one access supplies an informative biography, together with up to date information of accomplishments.
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Her professional career includes serving in the ofﬁce of the Cook County Public Defender for ten years as an assistant public defender in the Sixth District, as attorney supervisor in early entry unit in the Sixth District, and as deputy chief of the Fifth District. In 1996, she was elected judge to the Illinois Circuit Court of Cook County in Chicago, Illinois. Carolyn Vesper Bivens SPORTS EXECUTIVE (FIRST). C. ” In 1985, she was named vice president of national circulation sales. She was appointed president and chief operating ofﬁcer of Initiative Media North America, the largest media services agency in the United States and part of the Interpublic Group of Companies.
20 She was engaged in private law practice for eight years prior to taking the bench. In 1995, she was appointed to serve as Second Division, circuit/chancery/ juvenile judge for the Twentieth Judicial District which includes Faulkner, Searcy, and Van Buren counties. In 1996, she was elected to the position of Fourth Division, circuit/chancery judge for the Twentieth Judicial District. She was elected associate judge to the Arkansas Court of Appeals, District Two, Position Two. District Two is a large district which includes nineteen counties in central and north-central Arkansas.
And a graduate of the National Security Management Course, Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York, 2000. She has held a wide variety of assignments including commander of the 435th Air Base Wing at Ramstein Air Base and commander of the Kaiserslautern Military Community in Germany. In her dual role as wing and KMC commander, she leads the largest American community outside the United States. The wing is comprised of seven groups, 26 squadrons and approximately 5,000 personnel in 27 geographically separated units, including the air base group at Rhein-Main Air Base in Germany.
American Women Leaders by Carol Hooks Hawkins