ROCKVILLE, Md., December 16, 2019 – Capitol Concierge, a leading global provider of corporate, commercial and individual concierge services, is pleased to announce that CEO and owner Lynda Ellis has been named chair of the American Red Cross Tiffany Circle, National Capital Region.
The Tiffany Circle of the American Red Cross in the National Capital Region is comprised of a group of female philanthropist leaders. Their mission states that “the Tiffany Circle is a powerful leadership network of women who want to change lives, save lives and strengthen communities through a focused investment of time, talent and treasure in the American Red Cross.”
Ellis’ commitment to the American Red Cross began in 1969 and has continued throughout her lifetime. Her first assignment for the Red Cross was the casualty staging facility at Yokota Air Base in Tokyo, where they brought U.S. soldiers severely wounded in the Vietnam War.
“The American Red Cross is near and dear to my heart. I have witnessed first-hand the very real and tangible ways the organization makes a profound impact on people’s lives,” said Ellis. “I am honored and beyond grateful that the Tiffany Circle, National Capital Region has named me chair and I am excited to work with the Tiffany members to advance the organization’s mission.”
“We’re excited that Lynda will keep us moving forward as our next Tiffany Circle Chair and also as a member of our Board of Directors,” said Linda C. Mathes, Chief Executive Officer, American Red Cross, National Capital Region. “Lynda’s passion for the American Red Cross is evident through her lifetime of service and her commitment to helping us grow the engagement of women in support of the American Red Cross through our Tiffany Circle.”