Margaret Whelan Strong
Director at Large
Margaret joined the National Christ Society Board as a Director at Large, beginning in the Fall of 2019, filling a board position opening.
She began her involvement with the Christ Child Society in 2006, as a founding member of the Summit, NJ Chapter. Prior to becoming the chapter’s President (2016-2019), she was the Vice President of the chapter’s Outreach program. She will continue to serve on the chapter board as Immediate Past President and Advisor.
Margaret started her career at The Bank of NY in the financial management training program. From there she went on to hold various executive roles including Managing Director at General Electric, Senior Vice President at Dun&Bradstreet; and Executive Director at We Can Do Better NJ, an organization focused on providing equal education for all NJ kids. She is also the Director. of Religious Education at her local parish.
In addition to holding leadership positions in the private sector, Margaret has been an active volunteer and leader in the local community and at her children’s schools.
Margaret is very excited to join the National Christ Child Society Board and will work to help this great organization continue to grow the mission of our founder, Mary Virginia Merrick.
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