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AAUW Regional Meeting
December 13, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm$27.50
January 20, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at the Bent Pine Country Club, 6001 Clubhouse Dr, Vero Beach AAUW welcomes chapters from the region and presenter Martha Lemasters.
Martha Lemasters is a Floridian, reared in Ft. Lauderdale and currently residing in Vero Beach, Florida. She majored in Journalism at the University of Florida in the 50s, In the late 60s she began work as a typist for IBM on the Apollo Program at Cape Kennedy and she advanced to secretary and then PR writer. Kennedy Space Center during this time was a man’s world, with men outnumbering women 200 to 1. Catcalls and disrespect welcomed women in the bays of the VAB (Vehicle Assembly Building).
Ms Lemasters has written The Step, a book about her experiences and how they helped her grow. She will tell of her journey to finding her happiness and success during the Apollo Space Program that can inspire others to pursue their own dreams.
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