Congratulations to Beth Burns on being named the 2020 Dorothy B. Griffin Irishwoman of the Year.
Beth (Warner) Burns has been a member of the Sons of Erin Women’s Auxiliary for over 25 years, having previously served as Vice President and now President of the Auxiliary which numbers over 200 members strong. She is also a member of the Sons of Erin Colleen Committee who, through various fundraising activities, finances and orchestrates the annual Westfield Colleen Contest. She is a regular volunteer at other club functions, including the annual Irish Fest, Mother’s Day Breakfast, and can be found selling corned beef sandwiches at the club on St. Patrick’s Day. Beth is the Human Resources Coordinator at Westfield Gas and Electric and resides in Westfield with her husband Jim, daughter Carrie, son Jeremy and his wife Cara. She is also the very proud grandmother of Jake and Levi Burns.