Board Members

Presented below are the officers and directors elected in December 2016 who are serving through 2018 unless otherwise indicated.

Executive Commitee

President Chantal Bailey
1st Vice President Simone Jackson
2nd Vice President Jim Richards
Secretary
Treasurer Christine Campbell

Board Members

  • Melinda C. Armstead
  • Marie-France De Sibert
  • Christian Dreyer
  • Leslie Long
  • Debra Walberg
  • Catherine Zahm
  • Donald Fischer Jr.
  • Peterson Conway

Advisory Council

  • Jeanine Fierro
  • Gisele Kapuscinski
  • Michele Neisses
  • Melissa Olivera
  • Daniele Vagnini
  • Christian Viollaz

Former Presidents

Since the founding of the Alliance in 1961

1961 Pierre MESSERLI
1962-1964 Jehanne BIETRY-SALINGER-CARLSON
1964-1966 Henri CORBAT
1968-1969 Joelle HATHAWAY & Jacqueline FLAVIN
1969-1970 Madeleine DOWDAKIN & Frances BRADLEY
1970-1972 Jehanne BIETRY-SALINGER-CARLSON
1972-1975 Danielle CHAVY- COOPER
1975-1976 Nicole LONGFELLOW
1976-1982 Danielle CHAVY-COOPER
1982-1984 Lucie HEYMANN
1984-1989 Isabelle ARMITAGE
1989-1991 Pauline CANTIN
1991-1994 Isabelle ARMITAGE
1994-1995 Isabelle ARMITAGE & Gisèle KAPUSCINSKI
1995-1996 Isabelle ARMITAGE
1996-2003 Pauline CANTIN
2003-2004 Gisèle KAPUSCINSKI
2004-2005 Gisèle KAPUSCINSKI & Danièle VAGNINI
2005-2006 Danièle VAGNINI & Michèle NEISESS
2006-2007 Danièle VAGNINI
2007-2008 Marie-France de SIBERT & Janine FIERRO
2008-2011 Melissa OLVERA
2011-2014 Marie–France de SIBERT
2014-2016 Christian VIOLLAZ

1st Meeting: October 24, 1961

Incorporated: California, December 26, 1973

Statutes adopted: January 11, 1974 and signed by: Danielle Chavy-Cooper, Nicole Longfellow, Micheline Ponder, Gisèle Ilbek, Giselle Cadle, Jehanne Bietry-Salinger-Carlson, Joëlle Hathaway

Bylaws: The current bylaws are available both in English and French.