May 15, 2018—(BRONX, NY)—Today, Einstein’s Women’s Division hosted its 64th annual Spirit of Achievement Luncheon at the Rainbow Room in Manhattan. The annual philanthropic event will support comprehensive health care for women through research, discovery and teaching as well as providing specialty care for all women in the diverse communities served by Albert Einstein College of Medicine and the Montefiore Health System.
The honorees include interior designer Penny Drue Baird, CEO of Douglass Elliman Real Estate Dottie Herman, Grammy Award-winning artist and National Medal of Arts recipient Linda Ronstadt, and Dr. Allen M. Spiegel, the Marilyn and Stanley M. Katz Dean at Einstein.
Jill Martin, author, television personality and a past Spirit honoree, served as the event’s emcee.
Women’s Division co-presidents Terri Goldberg and Trudy Schlachter spearheaded the event with their luncheon co-chairs Carol Roaman and Andrea Stark.