SOURCE: Greater Los Angeles Chapter of the Association of Legal Administrators

Greater Los Angeles Chapter of the Association of Legal Administrators

March 22, 2010 09:00 ET

Legal Volunteer of the Year Awards -- April 13

Worldwide ALA President to Attend Leadership Luncheon

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwire - March 22, 2010) -  Having volunteered countless hours to serve, Elizabeth Wagner will be presented with the Volunteer of the Year Award at the Leadership Awards Luncheon hosted by the Greater Los Angeles Chapter of the Association of Legal Administrators (GLA ALA).

Wagner serves as Programs Chair, working tirelessly to bring the best educational opportunities to association members and supports the GLA ALA Justice Jog, AIDS Life Cycle and Tour De Palm Springs Charity Ride. 

In 2008, Wagner was instrumental in arranging for teens involved in a Pasadena music program to get a real gig -- playing at the annual Holiday Luncheon for GLA ALA. 

"Wagner is a role model to GLA ALA. She inspires everyone she meets to get moving and get involved," says Jean Jewell, CLM, past recipient of Volunteer of the Year Award.

The international President of the Association of Legal Administrators, Susan French Koran, will keynote, and Mary McDonnell will be installed as the 2010 GLA ALA board President.

Sponsored by First Legal, the cost of the luncheon is free for members and $35 for non-members. To make a reservation, contact GLA ALA President Mary McDonnell at mmcdonnell@entertainmentpartners.com. RSVP by April 12, 2010.

ABOUT GLA ALA:
The Greater Los Angeles Chapter of the Association of Legal Administrators (GLA ALA) is a 350-person nonprofit membership organization that provides educational opportunities, community service, and exchange of information to improve the quality and professionalism of management in legal services organizations. For more information, visit www.glaala.org.

ABOUT ELIZABETH WAGNER: A resident of Long Beach, Elizabeth Wagner is the Legal Administrator of Kegel, Tobin & Truce in Los Angeles, CA.

ABOUT SUSAN FRENCH KORAN: Susan French Koran is the international president of the Association of Legal Administrators, a 10,000 member legal professional organization. French Koran serves as the Director of Administration at Fellers Snider Blankenship Bailey & Tippens, PC, with offices in Oklahoma. A legal administrator for 11 years, Koran has been a member of ALA since 1998.

ABOUT MARY MCDONNELL: A resident of Duarte, Mary McDonnell is the incoming Board President of GLA ALA. McDonnell serves as the Legal Manager of Entertainment Partners, a leading provider of production management solutions, in Burbank, CA.

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