Sue C. Strickland took over the AAPN in January 1990. I joined her in January 1995. In the year 2000, donations from members paid for a tribute to her sericve to the industry, which follows below. It is worth remembering that we are all actually in the people business.
One of my favorite sayings is, “People will forget what you said. People will forget what you did. But people will never forget how you make them feel.” Sue has made thousands of us feel like we were safe and that we were friends. Here is the tribute to her in 2000 which ran in Apparel magazine: