Mid-Western Region, Jack and Jill of America, Inc. Elects 2019 - 2021 Regional Executive Board

At the recently concluded Jack and Jill of America, Inc. Mid-Western Region Mothers Regional Conference held in July, members elected the 2019-2021 Regional Executive Board. Nadine Gibson will serve as Regional Director with Tanya Watson as Regional Treasurer, Cynthia Miree Coppin as Regional Secretary and Marvis Donalson as Foundation Member-at-Large. Tanya Hand will complete here term in 2020 as National Vice President - representing the region on the National Board.

Cincinnati, OH, August 12, 2019 --(PR.com)-- Nadine J. Gibson, an executive with Diversified Facility Solutions, is the new regional director of the Mid-Western Region for Jack and Jill of America, Inc.

Gibson, Senior Vice president at Diversified Facility Solutions, assumed the new role at the Mid-Western Region’s biennial mother’s conference hosted this month by the Cincinnati Chapter in Covington, Kentucky. She will serve for two years as regional director. She succeeds Vanessa P. Williams, Chief Legal Counsel & Global Privacy Officer at IHS Markit in Detroit, Michigan.

Gibson is a past regional director of the region, serving in the role from 2015 – 2017, and has been an active member of Jack and Jill of America, Inc. for more than 12 years. She has served as a member of the regional team for more than 8 years.

Also elected to the Regional Executive Board at the conference were, Regional Treasurer Tanya Watson of the Akron Chapter, Regional Secretary Cynthia Miree-Coppin of the North Oakland Macomb, MI Chapter and Foundation Member-At-Large Marvis Donalson of the Western Cook County, IL Chapter. National Vice President Tanya Marks Hand of the Indianapolis Chapter will complete her tenure on the National Executive Board as the region’s national representative, in July 2020.

"I want to personally thank our Immediate Past Regional Director Vanessa Williams and the entire elected board for their service," said Nadine Gibson. "They are phenomenal leaders that sacrificed time and energy on our behalf so that our region can remain mighty. Our history will celebrate them as women of integrity that served our region with distinction. We are proud of them and all they have accomplished."

The outgoing officers in addition to Immediate Past Regional Director Vanessa P. Williams of the Ypsilanti, MI Chapter, included Past Regional Treasurer Kimberly Dashield-Hill of the Cleveland, OH Chapter, Honorable Gina L. Jones of the Gary, Northwest Indiana Chapter and Foundation Member-At-Large Paula Ingram-Coleman of the Indianapolis, IN Chapter.

"We are excited to share that our regional theme 'Living the Jack and Jill Experience: Mission Minded – Dream Driven' will remain our theme for this biennium." Gibson added. "What better way to express our commitment to be On Mission!"

About Jack and Jill of America, Inc.:
The Mid-Western Region of Jack and Jill of America, Inc., includes 38 chapters in the states of Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, Wisconsin, and St. Louis, Missouri. Founded in 1938, Jack and Jill of America, Inc., is a membership organization of mothers with children ages 2 – 19, dedicated to nurturing future African American leaders by strengthening children through leadership development, volunteer service, philanthropic giving and civic duty. Through its more than 235 chapters organized in seven regions across the United States, representing more than 40,000 family members which includes, mother members, fathers and children ages two through 19.

To learn more about Jack and Jill of America, Inc., please visit www.jackandjillinc.org.
Aramide Pinheiro-Boatswain
Regional PR Chair