The American Red Cross North Country Chapter has named Susan Friedmann, of Lake Placid, to its board of directors for a three-year term.
Friedmann is a Certified Speaking Professional, who travels around the world to talk about trade show marketing and niche marketing. She is the author of the best-selling "Riches in Niches," as well as "The Complete Idiot's Guide to Target Marketing and Meeting & Event Planning for Dummies."
"I'm looking forward to helping the community to recognize how valuable the Red Cross is to us," Friedmann said.
Also named to the board are Richelle Beach, of West Chazy, Jamie Cross, of Plattsburgh and Peter J. Ensel, III, of Plattsburgh.
"The North Country Chapter of the American Red Cross is bursting with enthusiasm and energy thanks to the leadership on our board of directors, and these new members have already jumped in and rolled up their sleeves as they proudly carry our Red Cross flag across the tri-county area," said Lynn Gilbert, executive director for the American Red cross North Country Chapter.