11:30 am Meeting and Speaker
February 8 Eileen Hunt: Opera and Arias
Eileen Hunt is the former Minister of Music for the Congregational Church of Greens Farm in Westport. Her primary teachers were George Saxon, Jack Fisher and Max Miller. She has studied in Paris under the auspices of a Carneal Drew Foundation Grant, working under the direction of Andre Isoir with a specialty in 17th and 18th-century French keyboard music. In her spare time, Eileen enjoys travel, long distance walking, cooking, and cheering for her beloved Boston Red Sox.
February 22 Patricia Russo: Women’s Campaign School -Yale
Pat Russo, Executive Director of the Women’s Campaign School at Yale, is a women’s rights activist, with 25 years experience in leadership roles in local, state and federal political campaigns. As a student at George Washington University, she served as an intern to U.S. Representative Bella Abzug. Russo has written that the late New York Democrat “inspires me to this day.” The mission of the Women’s Campaign School, “is to provide the very best training in the world for women who want to run for office or who want to move up the ladder to higher elective office. We train women to run political campaigns and to advance their careers in public service.”