2017 Committees

  • Programs

    Chairperson: Candy Ferrer

    Email: [email protected]
    Responsible for planning monthly programs, including speaker arrangements, that will enhance and benefit all members. The committee shall also provide gifts for and send thank you notes to all speakers. This committee is also responsible for developing programs to promote networking and referrals among membership.

  • Membership

    Chairperson: Marcia Soderberg

    Email: [email protected]
    Responsible for promoting, expanding, stabilizing and orienting the membership. Maintains an updated database and name tags of all members and conveys information to the other officers.

  • Finance

    Chairperson: Rachel Cook

    Email: [email protected]
    Responsible for collecting monthly meeting fees, annual dues, and paying organizational expenses. Responsible for tracking and disbursing scholarship funds, and preparing the annual organization budget.

  • Media

    Chairperson: Diane Payne

    Email: [email protected]
    Responsible for publicizing the activities and programs of the organization, including monthly meetings, through available local news media and the organization website. Responsible for keeping the members informed of community events and news. Responsible for production of monthly organization newsletter to keep members informed of programs and activities of the organization.

  • Ways and Means

    Chairperson: Melissa Wakefield

    Email: [email protected]
    This committee contains four subcommittees which are: Location Committee, Vendor Committee, Auction Committee and Raffle Committee. They are responsible for the planning and execution of projects to raise money to provide the Organization with funds for special projects.

  • Scholarship

    Chairperson: Barbara Sembera

    Email: [email protected]
    Responsible for relating with school personnel regarding applications and procedures pertaining to scholarships as well as communicating with Media Committee regarding publicity of scholarships available, application instructions and the announcement of winners. They will also select the winners of each scholarship award.

  • Parliamentarian

    Chairperson: Ava Ray

    Email: [email protected]
    The Parliamentarian committee ensures that the Organization’s Bylaws adhere to Robert’s Rules of Order and remain an accurate reflection of the needs of the Organization. The committee reviews the bylaws and makes recommendations for changes to the executive board as necessary.

  • Hospitality

    Chairperson: Cyndy Justice

    Email: [email protected]
    Responsible for correspondence to the members by sending cards for birthday, congratulatory or sympathy purposes. Also responsible for greeting members and guests at each regular meeting, providing an overall goodwill in the organization, as well as the set up and take down of tables and decorations before and after each regular meeting.