Update what you know about the QC Red Cross
The scheduled speaker for the March 29 meeting is Amber Wood, executive director of the American Red Cross serving the Quad Cities and west central Illinois.
Amber has been with the Red Cross since 2008 when she became a community chapter executive in Clinton, Iowa. Over the next five years she also took on management duties at Red Cross offices in Rock Falls, Ill., and Dubuque, Iowa.
In October 2014, Amber was named executive director for a newly formed Red Cross unit serving the Quad Cities and west central Illinois, a 19-county area that also serves northeast Missouri.
Amber has a Bachelor of Science in communications technology management from the University of Wisconsin-Platteville and a Masters of Arts in organizational management from Ashford University. She is a Davenport Rotarian.