Nominees for 2014-2015 Term of Office
In accordance with the Bylaws [Article VII, Sec. 1], the Nominating Committee has submitted the report on the Nominees for the 2014-2015 Term of Office. They are:
President, Kathy Brugger, California
1st Vice President, Betty Poe, South Carolina
2nd Vice President, Carrie Almond, Missouri
3rd Vice President, Kay Van Sant, Alabama
4th Vice President, Tonya Stiel, Louisiana
Secretary, Eileen Sobjack, Washington
Treasurer, Lynne Hartung, Nevada
The NFRW Board of Directors elected the members of the 2013 Nominating Committee at the spring board meeting in March. Members of the 2013 Nominating Committee are:
Brenda Smith, Kansas, Chairman
Jeanita McNulty, Iowa, Secretary
Dena Barnes, North Carolina
Beverly Owensby, South Carolina
Roseann Slonsky-Breault, California
Dianne Thompson, Texas
Dulany Woodward, Colorado
Sally Taylor, Washington, Alternate 1
Bea Kehr, Minnesota, Alternate 2
In selecting the Nominees for the 2014-2015 Term of Office, the Nominating Committee considered the duties and responsibilities of each particular office and each candidate's Federation work, knowledge of Federation procedures, leadership and ability to work with others, dedication to the organization in past endeavors, and energy and time to carry out their duties if elected.
Each candidate for office was required to provide the Nominating Committee members and alternates with her bio and photo, contact information, reason for seeking office, willingness to serve, and verification that her current dues are paid with an NFRW local club.
Delegates to the Convention will elect NFRW's national officers for the 2014-2015 term. Candidates will be nominated on Saturday, September 21, 2013. [Article VII, Sec. 1(d), (e)]. The election will be held on the morning of Sunday, September 22, 2013, in accordance with the Bylaws [Article VII, Sec. 2(a), (b), (c)]. All candidates will be given two minutes to address the Convention body immediately following the report of the Nominating Committee and nominations from the floor, if any.