ROBERTA BEARDSLEY came from California with her husband and family in 1969. She taught elementary school in the U.S., English in France and was a partner in a relocation company. She has been a member of the AARO board since the early '90's. She is presently the Nominations Committee Chairperson.
MICHELE BROTHERS is a US-French New Yorker who has been in Paris since 1985. Michele, who received an MA at Columbia University's School of International and Public Affairs, worked at MÃ©decins du Monde in Paris, London and in the US. She founded and manages International Connections, an international, inter-cultural consultancy specializing in non-profit and small business marketing. MichÃ¨le who co-founded Women in Film France actively participates in arts-oriented, political and humanitarian (Doctors for Global Health) associations. She is co-chair of the Outreach/Membership Committee and is particularly interested in AARO's international development.