Board of Directors
2020 - 2021

President - Kay Weeks*

President Elect - Lisa Laughlin*

1st Vice President - Leadership - Gail Vesledahl
2nd Vice President - Fundraising- Suzanne Caruso*

3rd Vice President - Communications - Dorothea Meltzer*
4th Vice President - Membership - Mary Ellen Winborn*

5th Vice President - Programs - Sarah Jo Hardin                   
6th Vice President - Service & Education -
                                          Nancy Connor & Linda Spina*
7th Vice President - Donor Development -
                                          Patricia Cowlishaw                                            
8th Vice President - Garden Projects -
                                          Sarah Andry & Pier Burgess
Recording Secretary - Cindy Langford

Corresponding Secretary - Eleanor Casey

Treasurer - Joanie Stephens*

Assistant Treaurer - Jessica Horn

Historian - Nancy Cates

Parliamentarian - Venise Stuart*

*Member of Executive Committee

Fall Fundraiser - A Writer's Garden Chair - Suzanne Millet

Spring Fundraiser - Mad Hatter's Chair - Jolie Humphrey

Committee Chairs

Audit - Melissa Lewis
Board Arrangements & Hospitality - Jill Goldberg &
                                                              Sharon Walker
Bylaws & Governance - Lisa Meyer
Care and Concern - Carole Ann Brown
Constant Contact - Renee Farren
Finance - Joanie Stephens 
Founders Award - Sharon Ballew
General Membership Meetings 
     Fall General Meeting - Susan & Casey Fisk
     December General Meeting - Vicki Petersen &
                                                          Susan Scullin  
     Annual Membership Meeting - Mari Epperson &                                                                        Marcy Jones                
History - Bettina Hennessy
Inventory - Glenda Cotner
Long Range Planning - Linda Spina
Nametags - Joella Phillip
New Member Welcome -
Kunthear Mam-Douglas

Newsletter - Sandy Secor
Permanent Files - Linda Spina
Procedure Manual - Lisa Laughlin
Social Media - Regina Bruce
Telephone - Giana dePaul
Tribute Cards - Liz Respess
Trips and Special Events
    Fall Day Trip - Patti Mitchell & Janet Sue Rush
    Couples Outing/Social Outings - Susan Vaughan Bayley
    Spring Educational Trip - Nancy Connor & Linda Spina
Volunteer Days - Sue John & Emily Jourdan
Volunteer Hours & Reports - Gail Vesledahl
Website - Connie Rhoades
Yearbook - Deborah Brown

Special Committees

  Endowment Campaign - Sharon Ballew 
 Endowment Trust - Emilynn Wilson

Lisianthus Society - Kathy Cothrum
Membership Engagement - Michelle Mew

Planned Giving - Kathy Cothrum
Technology - Carolyn Tobin

Members At Large

Nikki Beneke   Barbara Bigham
         Katie Blair   Claire Cunningham   Patti Flowers                        Rose Gault   Emily Maduro   Jo Anne McCullough
       Katherine Phillips   
 Jocelyn White        

Advisory Board
Marena Gault - Chair 
 Renee Farren
Melissa Lewis
Linda Spina
Venise Stuart

Endowment Trust Trustees Committee

Melissa Lewis  ('18-'21)        Emilynn Wilson  ('19-'22)
Linda Spina  ('20-'23)

Endowment Oversight Committee
     Kathy Cothrum ('18-'21)    Patricia Cowlishaw  ('19-'22)                                    Emilynn Wilson ('20-'23)                                                             
Advisory Board Honorary Members 
Sharon Barbee
Sally Berry
Nancy Bierman

Patti Brown
Sarah Gannon
Beverly Holmes
 Nancy Murphy
Helen Nixon