AADC 100th Anniversary Women’s Conference

We continued the celebration of our 100th anniversary and honored National Women’s History Month, as our AADC community gathered for a full program of powerful and inspiring presenters at our Women Moving Forward conference hosted in person at the Hilton East Brunswick Hotel & Executive Meeting Center on March 18, 2023.

Special thanks to conference benefactors, the Blanche & Irving Laurie Foundation, Inc., and Laura Zagoren Baron ’70. We proudly featured keynote speaker Valerie Jarrett, CEO of the Obama Foundation, and remarks from Rutgers University President Jonathan Holloway. We also thank all of the presenters and panelists, who shared their time and talents and inspired us!

AADC 100th Anniversary Proud History to Bright Future Gala

We celebrated at the spectacular gala at the East Brunswick Hilton Hotel on June 11, 2022, as we began our new century as a best-in-class organization. On behalf of the Board of Directors, together with AADC 100th Anniversary Committee and Co-Chairs Ikecia Lenese Mapp ’01 and Debbie Lynch ’79, we welcomed keynote speaker Cheri Beasley ’88, Former Chief Justice of the North Carolina Supreme Court and the first African American woman to lead the Court.