I'm pleased to present Raeanne with this important honor.
Garden City, NY (PRWEB) May 12, 2015
The National Association of Professional Women (NAPW) honors Raeanne M. Passantino as a 2015-2016 inductee into its VIP Woman of the Year Circle. She is recognized with this prestigious distinction for leadership in nonprofits. NAPW is the nation's leading networking organization exclusively for professional women, boasting more than 700,000 members and over 200 local chapters.
"I'm pleased to present Raeanne with this important honor," said NAPW President Star Jones. "Her knowledge and experience are valuable assets to her clients and community."
With 22 years of experience, and as Director of Programs for the Alameda County Family Justice Center (ACFJC), Ms. Passantino works very closely with the Executive Director to provide logistical oversight of core programs and day-to-day operations, including monitoring federal grant compliance, data collection and reporting; community outreach; volunteer/intern recruitment and training; and many other tasks that support services for underserved populations. Ms. Passantino is on the executive team for the Alameda County Domestic Violence Collaborative, and the advisory board of the Department of Counseling Psychology for Argosy University San Francisco Bay Area.
“My professional goals are to use my extensive experience with nonprofit program development and coordination to create new opportunities for underserved populations,” says Ms. Passantino.
Ms. Passantino received her Master of Arts in Counseling from the University of San Francisco and a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from San Francisco State University. She is also passionate about charitable organizations such as the Pleasanton Community Counseling Center, Koins for Kenya, and her local church, where she participates in the music program and serves as chair of the Endowment Committee.
NAPW’s mission is to provide an exclusive, highly advanced networking forum to successful women executives, professionals and entrepreneurs where they can aspire, connect and achieve. Through innovative resources, unique tools and progressive benefits, professional women interact, exchange ideas, advance their knowledge and empower each other.