Top 50 Power Women – 2016

Aine Sheridan/Mutual of America

Aine Sheridan is the executive assistant to the chairman of Capital Management LLC at Mutual of America Life Insurance Company. Born in Edgeworthstown, Co. Longford with a mother from Co. Westmeath, she attended the Goff Street Business Academy, in Co. Roscommon, where she obtained an honors diploma in business administration.

In 1991 Aine joined Flannelly Promotions Ltd, a Madison Avenue marketing firm as executive vice president where she expanded The Adrian Flannelly Show, the longest running Irish American commercial radio program, initiating international broadcast links with numerous stations in Ireland and throughout the U.S., while also establishing its website, irishradio.com. Adrian Flannelly happens also to be Aine’s husband.

Aine serves on the board of the Emerald Isle Immigration Center in New York, and was named “Woman of the Year” by the Longford Social Club of New York, and has also been named one of the “Top 50 Most Influential Irish American Women” by the Irish Voice.

Of her Irish heritage and being a part of the Irish American diaspora, Aine says that “only in the United States can our Irish culture and traditions be fostered with an unmatched sense of pride.”