District News

District 3 Board 2016-18

Left to right front row: Linda Butler Livesay - Secretary, Mary Ellen Bittner - Parliamentarian,
Donna Clark - Governor, Joanne Gallos - Lieutenant Governor.  Back row: left to right:

Diana Garcia - Area 4 Director (resigned and replaced by Carol Beechler, not shown),
Rosa Goldsmith - Treasurer , Debra Crum - Area 3 Director, Pamela Morgan
Area 2 Director, Susan Scalcione - Area 1 Director (not shown)

Zonta divides the world into districts; each club is a member of a district as well as a member of Zonta International. Districts are further subdivided into areas. Each district conducts a conference at least once per biennium and area meetings or workshops at least annually. The district is administered by a board consisting of an elected district governor, lieutenant governor, treasurer, and one or more area directors, and a secretary and parliamentarian who are appointed by the governor.

District 3 comprises portions of New York (including New York City and Long Island), all of New Jersey, part of Pennsylvania, and all of Virginia, Maryland, and the District of Columbia.

There are  clubs in the district, aggregating close to 650 individual members.

  • Area 1 consists of seven clubs:
    Peconic Bay, Greater Queens, Long Island, New Rochelle, New York, Suffolk County Area, Westchester.

  • Area 2 consists of seven clubs:
    Essex County, Morristown Area, Ringwood, Southern Ocean County, Passaic-Clifton, Northern Valley, Trenton/Mercer.
  • Area 3 consists of seven clubs: 
    Annapolis, Cumberland County, Frederick, Harrisburg-Hershey, Howard County, Philadelphia, Tri-County Area.
  • Area 4 consists of seven clubs:
    Arlington Area, Charles County, Fairfax County, Hampton Roads, Prince Georges County Area, Prince William County, Washington, DC.