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EAS BOARD 2018 - 2019
Cheryl Ball
Deborah Lehman
Aylin Altintop
Kim Colliers
Jeannie Fiori
Co-Website Administrators 
Brittany Hotmer
Carol McIlwaine
Karin Sorensen
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Co-Vendor Relations
Annelies VanDeWalle
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Charity Committee Chairperson 
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Tai Tai Director
Raija Aflatuni (Finland)


Co-Presidents: Chair the Board and meetings, act as Association representative when necessary, coordinate and direct Board activities. They will adhere to, enforce and update the Association By-laws. They will also appoint and oversee a Charity Sub-Committee, who will be responsible for researching needs and distributing earmarked EAS funds to decided charitable organizations.

Co-Treasurers: Receive and disburse all funds, keep accurate books and accounts, and prepare a financial statement for presentation at the Annual General Meeting (AGM). The Board will assign an auditor to verify the annual financial statement.

Co-Secretaries: Prepare minutes of Board meetings with copies being delivered within two weeks to the Board members. They will take minutes at the AGM and all Extraordinary General Meetings.

Co-Website Administrators: Update and maintain the website and promote EAS events through What's On in Suzhou and OPEN magazine.

Co-Membership/Hospitality: Maintains a current membership database and coordinate all membership activities, including introduction of new members, Ambassador program, and Language Companions program. .
• Ambassadors provide local EAS representation within various housing compounds.
• Language Companions support members for whom English is not their first language.

Co-Activities: Arrange group activities and organize larger events held throughout the year.

Co-Vendor Relations: Sign up vendors who are willing to sponsor charity events/offer discounts to EAS members

Charity Committee Chairperson: Coordinates the efforts of the EAS Charity Committee to research needs and distribute funds to chosen organizations. The chairperson also facilitates a monthly charity committee meeting, coordinates the efforts to plan annual fundraising events and compiles updates for monthly reports.

Tai Tai Director:  Works with the appropriate officials to organize and coordinate all the Tai Tai tours and trips.

Parkway Health
Dulwich College Suzhou
Singhealth Medical
Renaissance Hotel Suzhou
Suzhou Singapore International School
iDaily Cafe
Max & Salad
Whowanna Cafe
Chang Ban Po
Stray Asia
Suzhou Vintage Wines Trading Co. Ltd
Suzhou Best Love
A Petits Pas Family Services
Wings Salon
@ Ollie's Bar & Restaurant
Finland Home Cafe
ChinaBase Travel
Dong Jia Pearl
Justwin Law Firm
Mandarin House
New Concept Mandarin
Suzhou Marriott
Ganesh Indian Restaurant
OnoLife Spa
MV Touch Clothing
Love's Bakery
Per Bacco Italian Bistro
  • Lucy's Health & Beauty Salon
  • Casa Zoe
  • The Mediterranean
  • Hanya Language & Cultural Center
  • Yu Yi Japanese Restaurant
  • Frank´s Place
  • Silk Impression
  • Florian