IBO March 2018 Evening Meeting
Guest Speaker: Kristen Shaughnessy - NY1 Anchor/Reporter
Date: Wednesday, March 7, 2018,
Time: Networking starts at 6:30 p.m. and meeting starts at 7:15 p.m.
Location: Irish Consulate, 345 Park Avenue (between E. 51st and 52nd Streets), New York, NY 10154
For nearly 20 years Kristen Shaughnessy covered breaking news for NY1 and had been an anchor/reporter for the channel since 1995. Now, Kristen Shaughnessy is NY1’s reporter for “Healthy Living” stories. She has been named to Irish America Magazine’s Top 100 list and the 2016 list of “Top 50 Irish American Power Women.” She was also honored as Hofstra University’s Alumni of the Month. As a reporter, the September 11th terrorist attacks stand out as the most memorable story she has covered. Kristen Shaughnessy was at the World Trade Center after the planes hit and was forced to interrupt her live report and run when the first tower came down. To mark the 15th anniversary, she did a six part series on what happened within NY1 after the first plane hit the towers. Prior to NY1, Kristen Shaughnessy worked as an anchor/reporter at WGNY radio in Newburgh, NY and at NewsCenter 6 in Poughkeepsie. Her husband, Joe Bush, is the Head Golf Pro at Shackamaxon Country Club. They have two daughters, Jamie and Kara.
Special Event: Installation of IBO Grand Marshal Dolores Walsh & Aides for the 257th St. Patrick's Day Parade.
Registration open to members and non-members. Seating is limited. First preference will be given to IBO 2018 members.
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