WASHINGTON, Dec. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Anti-Defamation League's (ADL) Washington, DC Regional Office announced the appointment of Cheryl Isaac Aaron as the new Board Chair of the regions' Young Professionals Division (YPD).
Ms. Aaron is a graduate of ADL's 2010-2011 Glass Leadership Institute (GLI), and served as the program's co-chair in 2011-12
Ms. Aaron is an attorney in the Derivatives Group at Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP, where she is also active in pro bono matters. She received a B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania, a J.D. from Boston College, and an LL.M. in Securities and Financial Regulation from Georgetown University. Ms. Aaron is the Treasurer-Elect of the DC Women's Bar Association, an associate trustee of the Washington Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights and Urban Affairs, and Sutherland's liaison to the DC Bar Pro Bono Program.
She lives in downtown Washington, D.C. with her husband, Marc Aaron.
The Young Professionals Division strives to advance the Anti-Defamation League's mission of fighting anti-Semitism and all forms of hate by empowering the next generation of leaders to act through education, advocacy and outreach.
The Anti-Defamation League, founded in 1913, is the world's leading organization fighting anti-Semitism through programs and services that counteract hatred, prejudice and bigotry
SOURCE Anti-Defamation League