Dr. Nora Pollard, Lambda Chapter, is DKGNJ 2021-2023 State President. Pollard currently serves as the state’s 1st vice-president. She has also served as state’s recording secretary, state leadership development chair and co-chair, initiation co-chair, and co-editor of the state newsletter. Pollard had served as Lambda Chapter’s president, first vice-president, secretary, newsletter co-editor and publicity chair. Pollard is currently employed as a senior disability policy coordinator for Educational Testing Service. She began her career in education as a teacher of the handicapped. During her career, Pollard has been a learning disability consultant, county supervisor of child study, director of special services and an assistant professor of education at several universities. Pollard shared her desire to lead, “ DKG has provided me with an abundance of opportunities to grow personally and professionally. During my 16 years of membership, I have led many roles within the organization and have learned more about t(e organization and myself as a leader through each opportunity. I feel it is important for me to be able to give back to DKG by providing any service I can.
Annabelle Boehm, Lambda Chapter, is DKGNJ 2021-2023 State Second Vice-President. Boehm has served as the state SAP co-chair and Rules co-chair. She has served as Lambda Chapter president, second vice-president, world fellowship chair, rules co-chair, and SAP co-chair. Boehm holds certification as Teacher of the Handicapped K-12, Elementary Education N-8, Learning Disabilities Teacher Consultant, National Certification for Educational Diagnostician, Supervisor, Principal, and Superintendent Certificates. In her application Boehm wrote, “ I am happy to help the new chapter chairs with their responsibilities. It is an opportunity to welcome new members and start them off on a positive footing.”