NY - Councilwoman Susan A. Berland along with the Huntington Town
Board, honored Rosemarie Sepanksi with a proclamation for her outstanding
leadership with the League of Women Voters.
All in all, Rosemarie
has had over 24 years of leadership experience with the organization. She joined the League of Women
Voters Huntington in 1973 became co-President from 1981-1983 and then President
from '83 until '87 when she took a position as Vice President until 1995. For the past 10 years she has been the
President of the Organization.
While with the
organization she has represented the League of Women Voters on issues such as
National Security, Reproductive Choice, Women and the Law and Court
Monitoring. She has also lobbied
public officials in Albany in support of the Bottle Bill and the Equal Rights
Amendment. She has conducted
studies on Heathcare in New York State, Juvenile Justice, Alternatives to
Incarceration, Waste Management, Immigration, and Open Space Preservation in
Sepanski moved to Huntington in 1970 and is the mother of four children and a
grandmother of 7.