Marie K. McConnell, shareholder in the Firm’s Corporate, Business & Banking Group, has been recently selected to serve as a member of the CREW (Commercial Real Estate Women) Network Nominating Committee.
The CREW Network exists to transform the commercial real estate industry by advancing women globally through a focus on business development, industry research, leadership development and career outreach. The Nominating Committee is responsible for compiling the slate of CREW Network Board of Directors and the President-Elect. The Committee may also help to develop policies, recruit board members, and take the lead in board evaluations and succession planning. Ms. McConnell was selected out of an international pool to be one of only 5 women to serve.
“Marie has proven herself time and time again as a true leader,” remarked Joseph A. Bubba, Managing Shareholder. “She’s the person you turn to when you need insight, advice and a level head all at once. The CREW Network should be as proud as we are to have Marie as part of their team.”
Ms. McConnell has a strong history as a leading member of her community. She served as CREW Lehigh Valley’s Secretary from 2015 to 2018, on the Allentown School District Foundation’s Governance Committee from 2011 to 2018, and was a member of Phoebe Ministries’ Audit, Finance and Investment Committee from 2014 until 2019.
Learn more about Ms. McConnell’s professional and volunteer work here.