Patricia S. Friend
Patricia Friend "has served seven years as International President of the Association of Flight Attendants (AFA) and is a respected leader in the airline industry and throughout the labor movement. Friend is one of eight women on the 54-member AFL-CIO Executive Council, serves on a number of other AFL-CIO committees, and is on the Board of Trustees for the Council for Adult & Experiential Learning (CAEL)." 
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- "Biography", Accessed January 2007.