Marilyn Madigan of Cleveland, Ohio is the National President of the Ladies Ancient Order of Hibernians. The Ladies Ancient Order of Hibernians Inc. (LAOH) is the largest Irish American Catholic Women's Organization. (www.ladiesaoh.com) The LAOH is the Heart of Irish America demonstrated by their dedication and commitment to their local communities in promoting Irish history, culture and traditions. She is one of the Deputy Directors of the United Irish Societies of Cleveland whose responsibility is organizing the oldest St. Patrick's Day Parade in Ohio. As columnist to Irish, she shares her love of the LAOH and Irish History. In 2019, she was Inducted into the Cleveland International Hall of Fame for her involvement in the Irish Community of Cleveland.