Board of Trustees

2022-2023 Board of Trustees

Amy Garcia, President

Amy has been a member of the Junior League of London since 2014. In her time with the JLL, she has had a variety of roles on the membership council, including Placement, LEAD, New Member Development and Nominating Director on the Board of Trustees. Most recently she served as President-Elect.

Tamsin Davies, President-Elect 

Tamsin has been an active member of the Junior League of London since 2014 serving in various roles including Active-At-Large, Placement Advisor, Fund Development Vice President, Finance Director, Executive Vice President and Sustainer Director. Most recently she served as Placement Director.

Liz Skibo, Finance Director

Liz has been a member of the JLL since 2019, serving on the HAT committee as both a member and Co-chair and as a member of the placement committee. Liz was the member of the month for July 2020.

Sara Niedringhaus, Nominating Director

Sara joined the Junior League in 1998 in Orange County, California. She transferred her membership to the New York League where she was Vice-Chair and then Chair of the Child Advocacy Committee. On moving abroad in December 2002, she joined the Junior League of London, where she has previously served the JLL in a large variety of roles including Nominating Director, President, President-Elect, At Large Board Member, Placement Advisor, Membership Vice President, New Member Development Committee Co-Chair, Community Research Director and Learning Club Chair.

Melissa Allen, Executive Vice President (EVP)

Melissa’s work with the Junior League of London (JLL) began in 2010, and just 18 months later she was awarded JLL Volunteer of the Year. She played a crucial role in the success of the League’s first-ever All Service Day, a community initiative which provides over 100 volunteer opportunities throughout London in just one day. Her league involvement ultimately led her to serve as President in 2019-20, celebrating the JLL’s 35thanniversary. Melissa currently serves as At-Large Director for the Association of Junior Leagues International (AJLI) in addition to her current role in the JLL.

Francine Bosco, Non-Executive Director

Francine has been a member of the Junior League of London since 2009. She served on the Learning Club (now Literacy) committee for three years and chaired it for two, winning Committee of the Year in 2012. In 2018-19, Francine served as an At Large Director on the Board of Trustees and most recently as a member of the Nominating Committee. In 2017, she was awarded Sustainer of the Year.

Emily Healy, Non-Executive Director

Emily originally joined the Junior League of Wichita in 2014. There she served as chair-elect and chair of the Kitchen Tours committee, member of New Member arrangements committee, and member of the Endowment Committee. Emily transferred to the JLL after relocating to London in 2018. After making the transition, Emily was the co-chair for the 40th and final Boutique de Noel. She has also served as Membership VP and EVP.

 Jen Young, Non-Executive Director 

Jen joined the Junior League of London in 2021, after transferring from the Junior League of Boston where she was a member for five years. In Boston she served on the Technology Committee, Done in a Day, JLB Events and spent two years as a New Member Leader. In London she was on the Communications Committee and she most recently served as Vice Chair of Communications (Webmaster).