2023-2024 Standing Committees
To contact one of our committee chairs, please use firstname.lastname@example.org
Americanism - Sharon Krey
Our primary goal is to foster respect for the Flag of the United States of America. With participation by clubs and Federation members, we can reach this goal.
Awards - Tracy Fitzgerald
Please submit your Awards form by June 1st Deadline of odd-numbered years (2023, 2025, etc), There are many ways to earn points for Awards: Teaching Mothering Skills, New Citizen Classes, making blankets and hats for newborns, the homeless, and participating in Arbor Day Events. Click here for additional information.
Budget - Sharon Hanek
The Treasurer prepares the draft of the annual budget. The following year's budget is adopted by the WFRW's Board of Directors at their annual Fall Meeting.
Bylaws - Karen Olson
Please also see NFRW website for Bylaws, Standing Rules and Amendment. Click here for additional information.
Campaign - Chris Stephens
Endorsement and Campaign guidelines, Public Disclosure Commission (PDC) questions and answers. Please download our Campaign Guidelines and information handout here.
Caring for America - Carol Roberts
There are many ways to serve your local community: volunteering at local food banks, donating goods to women's shelters. Click here for additional information.
Club Development - Cindi White
The WFRW Second Vice President is available to help clubs learn to recruit and retain members:
•Provide interesting and informative programs that provide members with an opportunity for political and personal growth
•Provide members with worthwhile, organized, and interesting meetings which encourages them to become more involved
•Be certain that the Club provides an environment of comfort and friendliness to all who attend and are a part of the Club
•Treat your members and guests with respect.
For more tools please see NFRW website.
Finance - Ellie Ownbey
The Third Vice President of the WFRW is responsible for coordinating general fund raising activities to meet the budget and expected expenditures of the WFRW.
Legislative - Carolyn Williams
Keeping members informed on legislative issues includes providing information and call to action on important bills during the state legislative session, Congressional bills and issues, NFRW legislative priorities and more.
Public Relations - Carolyn Williams
Good Public Relations and Communications are the result when members and clubs share information about important upcoming events and programs in a timely manner.
Resolutions - Sandi Peterson
Any Club, the Board of Directors, and any Standing Committee may present resolutions. All resolutions shall be germane to the work of the Federation and shall be sent to the Resolutions Committee Chairman, Sandi Peterson (email@example.com) not later than 14 days prior to the board meeting. Please refer to WFRW Standing Rules for more information about submitting resolutions.
Social Media - Ashley Butenschoen
If you have WFRW, NFRW or club-related news that would be appropriate for Facebook or Twitter, please notify our Social Media Chair.
Webmaster - Candi firstname.lastname@example.org
For additional visibility for your club's activities and programs, please add Candi to your distribution list of club updates, photos and bios. If you need help setting up a easy, cut & paste website, Candi can offer suggestions and advice.
Winners' Circle - Ellen Ownbey
WFRW members, associate members and friends who contribute $500, $250 or $100 or more to WFRW per year are eligible for membership in our exclusive Winners' Circle! All funds received through the Winners' Circle program are used to enhance the general membership of WFRW.
Audit 2019/2020 - Sharon Hanek
The Audit Committee reviews each year's financial records before the start of the new fiscal year on January 1. They report to the WFRW Board of Directors at their annual spring meeting.
Special Committee - Audit 2023-2024 - Dee Drewry
WFRW Day at the Capital