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Dates: September 24-26, 2004
Point Hilton Squaw Peak Resort, Conference Center
7677 N. 16th Street, Phoenix, Arizona
Some acronyms used below:
AZ LAC - Arizona Chapter of LAC
LAC - Lithuanian-American Community, Inc.
NBD - National Board of Directors
NEB - National Executive Board
Unless indicated otherwise, photos shown below were taken by Onute Damaite Fielding of Sun Lakes, AZ, board member of AZ LAC.
|Onute Damaite Fielding, Session's photographer for AZ LAC, and Aldona Vaitkus, organizer of the facilities and services for the Session, at the registration desk. Both are AZ LAC board members.||Dr. Regina Narusis, Head of the Presidium of the LAC NBD, starts the evening's program and introduces the main speaker.||His Excellency Vygaudas Usackas, Lithuanian ambassador to United States, the main speaker for the evening.|
|Dr. Rimantas Vaitkus, president of AZ LAC, presents the results of a survey on an expanded role for LAC Chapters in future NBD sessions and their current proposals to the NBD.||Liuda Cesnaite Flores of the LAC Houston Chapter and NBD member, presents her proposals for consideration by the NBD.||Right side of the hall. In front: The Honorable Stephen Mull, U.S. ambassador to Lithuania, and Algimantas Gecys of Huntington Valley, PA, former president of LAC NEB. In the 2nd row: Juozas Pupius of Los Angeles, CA, Gediminas Leskys of West Hills, CA, and Dr. Dalia Giedrimas of Rocky Hill, CT.|
|Left side of the hall. In front: Prof. K. Paul Zygas, Honorary Consul of Lithuania in Arizona, and the Lithuanian Ambassador Vygaudas Usackas.||Algimantas Gecys rises to speak.||At the reception, Dr. Terese Kazlauskas of Orland Park, IL, Marija Remys of Westchester, IL, Rimvydas Tamosiunas of Webster, NY, and Ausrele Sakalas of Lemont, IL.|
|Rev. Jaunius Kelpsas of Chicago, IL, Mrs. Vosylius of Roseville, MN, Bronius Arbutis from Palos Hills, IL, Ramute Zukas of Great Neck, NY, Arvydas Urbonavicius of Omaha, NE, and Sigita Simkus-Rosen and Stan Rosen of New Haven, CT.||Rasa Juska of Philadelphia, PA, and NEB members Dr. Laima Karosas from Branford, CT, and Ramutis Pliura from Racine, WI.|