Special Award to Beth Pirrie, 2010 Association President
Thursday, March 10, 2011
Posted by: Jim Henry - Association President
Elisabeth "Beth" Pirrie served AITP as President for 2010. In recognition of this, the Association will honor her at the upcoming AITP Member Summit being held in Orlando, FL, March 25-26, 2011.
Beth hails from the Emerald City of Seattle, Washington and has been a member of AITP since 1970. Her professional career has including working for major companies such as Boeing, Eddie Bauer, the City of Seattle, Seattle Public Schools, and recently in the Travel Industry. Her education includes a Bachelor's Degree from the University of Iowa in Sociology.
The offices held while involved with AITP (and DPMA) include:
2009 Executive Vice President / President Elect
2008 Secretary /Treasurer
2003-2007 Western District Director
Region (Region 2):
1998-1999 1st Vice President
1996-1997 2nd Vice President
Chapter (Puget Sound):
2004-2007 Vice President
1993 1st Vice President
1995-1999 Region Director
1994 Chapter President (1st to serve 2 complete terms)
1977 Chapter President (1st Woman)
1976 Vice President
Numerous Years - Treasurer
1980 DPMA Computer Show Co-Chair
In addition, Beth as recently been appointed by the Association Board of Directors to serve out the term of Secretary for 2011.
We thank her for her years of dedicated service, and will be presenting her with a token of our appreciation during our member's summit March 25-26 in Orlando.