First, congratulations to the Toast to Fashion Co-Chairs Jeannine Ginivan Hyde and Jennifer Mellon Peterson and their committee for an incredible event last night. Cheers to the award winners honored, and thanks to all who came out to support the Junior Friends and The Campagna Center programs! A great time was had by all and much-needed funds were raised!
As we more forward let's turn our attention to next year's Junior Friends Board.
The Junior Friends Nominating Committee has completed our work, and we thank everyone who nominated themselves or others. We had a phenomenal pool of candidates and are very excited about the slate! Below is the list of the nominees for the 2011-2012 Board.
Nominees for elected officer positions:
Chair-- Jane Spence
Vice Chair-- Jennifer Mellon Peterson
New Members Chair--Anne Ashley Croker
Nominees for appointed officer positions:
Newsletter/Blog -- Melissa Kelly
Event Donations-- Lindsay Howell
Event Donations -- Megan Roberge
Media Relations--Meredith Holland
Programs -- Natalie Johnston
Scottish Christmas Walk Weekend -- Katherine Murphy
Scottish Christmas Walk Weekend -- Kari Saathoff
Toast to Fashion--Jeannine Ginivan Hyde
Toast to Fashion -- Laura Hartman
Bowties & Belles -- Patti Rouzie
Bowties & Belles -- Kim Speed
Bowties & Belles -- Betty Sayler Youles
Laura Fortsch, our current Chair, will continue to serve on the Board as Chair Ex-Officio.
We will hold a vote on the slate of elected officers at the General Membership meeting on April 12, and the term of office for each Board position will begin immediately following Bowties & Belles. Congratulations to all of the nominees, and a special thanks to the members of the Nominating Committee--Allison Brooks, Rebecca Chatterjee, Nicole Duncan and Jill Johnson--for their recruitment efforts.
Thanks again ladies! See you at the next meeting!