Leadership

The Tiffany Circle National Council oversees the strategy and direction of the Tiffany Circle of the American Red Cross. The Council consists of Tiffany Circle members in good standing who are elected by the Council to serve a three-year term. Volunteer members must be at least a second year and current Tiffany Circle member having made an annual gift to the American Red Cross of $10,000 or more.

Tiffany Circle National Council Volunteer Leadership

Ginger Merkel

Virginia "Ginger" Merkel

Tiffany Circle National Chair

Indianapolis Region

Indianapolis

Jodi Lash

Jodi Lash

Tiffany Circle National Chair-Elect

North Texas Region

Dallas


National Council Members

  • Rachel Allen, Carolina Piedmont Region
  • Teresa Carlson, National Capital Region
  • Barb Coury, Indianapolis Region
  • Diane Davis, Kentuckiana Region
  • Janet George-Murnick, North Jersey Region
  • Rachel Hodges, Palmetto South Carolina Region
  • Deidra Jackson, South Louisiana Region
  • Kacie Kelly, South Louisiana Region
  • Sandra Klein, Palmetto South Carolina Region
  • Laurie Laidlaw, Northeast Ohio Region
  • Jodi Lash, North Texas Region
  • Nicole Marcotte, Massachusetts Region
  • Virginia Merkel, Indianapolis Region
  • Tammy Moore, National Capital Region
  • Eleanor Morgan, Georgia Region
  • Alexandra Pastor, Gateway to the Golden State Region
  • Elisa Rapaport, Greater New York Region
  • Karen Teller, Massachusetts Region
  • Janis Tratnik, Greater Chicago Region

Torchbearers

Torchbearers have completed their tenure on the National Council but they continue to serve the Tiffany Circle in an advisory capacity.
  • Martha Allen, Charlotte Region
  • Terri Badour Duckett, Georgia Region
  • Judy Beck, Los Angeles Region
  • Lori Bents, Northern Minnesota Region
  • Julia Bianchi, South Florida Region
  • Barbara Bovender, Nashville Region
  • Rosalie Clough, Georgia Region
  • BJ Coffman, North Texas Region
  • Gloria Danovitz, South Florida Region
  • Suzanne Detlefs, Georgia Region
  • Nancy Elwood, Central and Northern Michigan Region
  • Suzanne Fradette, Desert to the Sea Region
  • Katie Incantalupo, Northern Minnesota Region
  • Elena Luca, South Florida Region
  • Elaine Lyerly, Carolina Piedmont Region
  • Cameron Markley, Massachusetts Region
  • Janis Martinez, Georgia Region
  • Carol Maxwell, North Texas Region
  • Susan McCracken, Western Carolinas Region
  • Erika Millet, New York Region
  • Magen Moody-Ramos, North Texas Region
  • Mary Pang, Gateway to the Golden State Region
  • Carla Paulson, Northern Minnesota Region
  • Moe Rouse, Cincinnati Region
  • Melanie Sabelhaus, Chesapeake Region
  • Nini Sakaguchi, Los Angeles Region
  • Jill Valenti, Florida's West Coast Region
  • Betsy Wills, Nashville Region

International Ex-Officio Members

  • Kimberly Gire, Australian Red Cross Tiffany Circle
  • Tanja Mirazic, Canadian Red Cross Tiffany Circle
  • Sindy Newman, British Red Cross Tiffany Circle