Committees

Communications Committee
Maintains website; sends out program, workshop, Discovery Group e-blasts; produces chapter e-newsletter; writes and disseminates press releases and photos; creates and periodically updates rack card with upcoming programs; maintains Facebook page.  

Co-Chairs: Sadie Wolf and Bethany Miller
Committee Members: Dana Pauley, CFRE; Katie Rictor

Education Committee
Plans and organizes chapter programs/workshops for the year – selects and retains speakers, provides information to Communications Committee for marketing; arranges location; greets speakers and assists with any speaker needs; recruits hosts for Discovery Groups for three counties; coordinates dates and times for webinars.

Co-Chairs: Deborah Powell and Teresa Witt
Committee Members: Tom Clingman, Andrew Lay, Rebecca O'Leary, Heidi Webb

Diversity Committee
Works with Chapter Board to establish definition of diversity.  Serves as a sub-committee to Membership Committee.  Currently working to expand geographic diversity; gender diversity; and years in profession.  

Chair: Laura McCullough
Committee Members: Amanda Holk, Andrew Lay, Wally Lee, Emily VanderWoude

Government Relations
Keeps abreast of relevant legislative news for fundraising and philanthropy. Informs members of the chapter.

Chair: Tom Clingman

Membership Committee
Recruits, welcomes, and retains members.

Chair: Jess El-Zeftawy
Committee Members: Tom Clingman, Lieba Cohen, Mimi Dickinson, Allison Lanham, Sarah Lynn, Katie Rictor, Niccole Rolls

NPD
Plans and executes chapter’s NPD recognition luncheon including securing sponsors; coordinating venue, program, invitations, photographer, emcee, and recognition for outstanding philanthropy volunteers.  

Co-Chairs:Wally Lee and Emily VanderWoude 
Committee Members: Jess El-Zeftawy, Andrew Lay, Allison Lanham