2020 Leadership

President – Julie St. Marie

Vice President – Meg Carpenter

Secretary - Janice Rudmann

Treasurer - Donna Brown

Immediate Past President:  Carolyn Middleton

Suffragette Edna Payne who died in 1991 at the age of 100 is the oldest Republican Women's Club member.
The garden at the NFRW headquarters in
Alexandria,Virginia is dedicated to her.

At the time of her death, Grace Kelly had the longest continuous membership in the club – more than 40 years. Since Grace Kelly’s death, Betty Ann Pahr
now has the longest continuous membership with more
than 44 years in the club.

Board Members

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Bylaws:  Maryann Yania

Campaign Activities:  Jean Edwards

Fundraising:  Carol Lee

Legislation:  Debbie Yatsuk

Program:  Beth Smith

Public Relations:  Karen Cline


Committee Chairs

Awards:  Anne White

Finance:  Pat Root

Hospitality:  Anne Marie Smith & Carolyn Middleton

Communications:  Max Merimee

The following women have served as president of RWAAC,

Laura Triest, Chris Weinrich,Betty Taussig, Ida Wood,

Bim Fisher, Betty Moore, Shirley Manson, Bim Fisher;

Dede Knox,  Mary Rose,  Betty Caulk; Helen Fister; Rachael Peabody, Helen Fister, Marilyn Stachelczyk,  Joan Gray, Dorothy Gwinn, Merri Mullaney, Frances Brennan,  Merri Mullaney,  Marianne Pelura, Marti Fridrich, Mary Alter, Joyce Thomann, Joan Dennis, Catie Ravenscroft James, & Carolyn Middleton.


Past Presidents