2020-2021 Board Members

PRESIDENT

Denise Willing-Booher   email    website


 The responsibilities of the President are many and varied.  As the organizational leader implements the goals set by        the Board.  Coordinates the schedule with Exhibition Director and develops NWS budget with the assistance of the Treasurer.   Foremost, supports the Directors of the Board as we serve all our National Watercolor Society members in our pursuit of excellence      in watercolor.



VICE PRESIDENT -NEWSLETTER

Matthew Bird   email    website


 The  Vice President heads up committees and          chairs various projects.  Stands in for the President when needed.  Additionally, manages the newsletter, information and PR materials that is sent out. 



SECRETARY

Judith Zailo  email   


The Secretary is to be present at each Board meeting to record the minutes.  In addition, the secretary retains a copy of the by-laws at the meeting and is familiar with them to serve as an advisor to the Board when actions seem to be in conflict. 



TREASURER

Kathleen Mooney


    The Treasurer assists the President in preparing      a budget, receives and records revenue, pays Board-approved bills, reports monthly financial activity, prepares a year-end report and submits records for audit and tax preparation. 




MEMBERSHIP DIRECTOR

Nancy Swan    email    website


  The Membership Director manages all                membership functions, dues, renewal, recruitment and maintains membership records. 




EXHIBITION DIRECTOR

Penny Hill   email   


   The Exhibitions Director prepares materials and directs all activities for the International Exhibition, Annual Members Exhibition, advises the selected juror of policies and procedures to insure integrity and fairness to all entrants.




EDUCATION DIRECTOR-SPECIAL PROJECTS 

Stephanie Goldman   email    website


  The Video Projects Director oversees all          educational programs, presentations, videos and educational classes.  In addition, is responsible for facilitating all eductional opportunites for artists as well as for the greater community.  




COMMUNICATIONS DIRECTOR - PUBLICITY

Beatrice Trautman   email    website


  The Communications Director of Publicity manages all news, information and PR materials sent out in all forms; responsible for the publicity and public relations of the society. 



COMMUNICATIONS DIRECTOR - WEBMASTER

Judy Saltzman   email    website


  The Web Director makes updates to the NWS website and addresses any problems related to the functioning          of the site or other on-line operations. 



DEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR - AWARDS

Paula Fiebich   email     


 The Development Director oversees and develops fundraising to support the Awards programs and the organization. 



CENTENNIAL PROMOTIONS VOLUNTEER

Joe Cibere   email    



PAST PRESIDENT

Robbie Laird   email    website


 The NWS Past President, serves as a non-voting advisor to the Board of Directors for one year.