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Public relations executive

Doris Elaine Lurie, American public relations executive. Nominee Florida Women's Hall Fame, 1984; recipient Certified Community Contributions, Mayor, Dade County Florida, 1981, Kiwanian Of Year, Northshore Kiwanis, 1999 AND 2000, Certificate Appreciation, Friends Miami-Dade County Commission Women, 2003. Member of HADASSAH (life).


Lurie, Doris Elaine was born on March 31, 1930 in Binghamton, New York, United States. Daughter of Jack Allen and Leonie Robbins.


President Adlai Stevenson Democratic Women's Club, Miami Beach, 1970—2006. Founder Surside Florida Recycling Project, Surfside (Florida) Garden Club. Committeewoman Dade County (Fla) Democratic Executive Committee, 1974—1988.

Chair Dade County Commission Status Women, Miami, 1976—1984. Delegate National Conference Women, Houston, 1978. Board member Douglas Gardens Mental Health Association, Miami Beach, 1980—1984.

Coordinator Dade County Committee International Year Of Child, Miami, 1980. Delegate Democratic National Convention, San Francisco, 1980. President Dade County (Florida) Women's Political Caucus, 1982—1984, Florida Women's Political Caucus, Tallahassee, 1984—1988.

Vice chair Miami-Dade County Equal Opportunity Board, Miami, since 1985. Board member Northshore Kiwanis, Bay Harbor Islands, since 1993. Chair Surfside (Florida) Employees Holiday Fund, since 1994.

Secretary Friends Miami-Dade County Commission For Women, Miami, 1995—2005. Chair Surfside (Florida) Tourist Bureau, since 1998. Charter member Women's History Museum, Washington, since 2002.

President Northshore Kiwanis, 2002—2004. Advisory board chair Community Technology Institute Miami, Miami, since 2005. Notary public State Florida, Tallahassee, since 1955.

Instructor Bay Harbor Elementary School, Bay Harbor Islands, 1996—1998, Florida International University Elder's Institute, North Miami, 2000—2003, Queen Elizabeth, Southampton, England, 2000. Public speaker League of Women Voters, Miami.


  • Other Work

    • Editor: (newsletter) Northshore Kiwanis.


Member of HADASSAH (life).


Life partner Harvey A. Lisker. 1 child Judith Ann Gorski.

Jack Allen

Leonie Robbins

Judith Ann Gorski Lurie