Press Release

For Immediate Release: March 28, 2011

Photo: Freeholders Honor Women of Excellence

Union County Freeholder Chairman Deborah Scanlon (R) and Freeholder Bette Jane Kowalski (L) present a resolution to Joyce Passen of Monroe congratulating her on being honored at the Union County Commission on the Status of Women’s 19th Annual Women of Excellence Awards dinner on March 25 in Garwood. Passen, who works at Overlook Hospital in Summit, was honored for excellence in community health.

The Commission on the Status of Women is sponsored by The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders. Its mission is to call attention to the contributions of women who live or work in Union County. Each year, awards are given in different fields including education, health care, the arts, government, business, law, community service, technology, humanitarianism, public service, women’s advocacy, and lifetime achievement. (Photo by Jim Lowney/County of Union)


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