Dr. Patricia Okker spoke to the group on Sept. 15.
The Sister Cities Association of Sarasota gave a warm welcome to New College President Patricia Okker at the group's luncheon on Sept. 15.
The luncheon at the Bird Key Yacht Club had organization members mingling and sitting for lunch before hearing words from Okker, who took over as president in July from Donal O’Shea.
The Sister Cities group works to foster international relationships and cultural exchanges with overseas groups.
Okker later took questions from the audience.
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