The NFRW Nominating Committee has submitted the following Slate of Officers, which was unanimously nominated by the committee to serve during the 2016-2017 term of office.

The NFRW Slate of Officers for 2016-2017 are:

  • President: Carrie Almond, Missouri [BIO]
  • 1st Vice President: Becky Johnson, Kansas [BIO]
  • 2nd Vice President: Lynne Hartung, Nevada [BIO]
  • 3rd Vice President: Eileen Sobjack, Washington [BIO]
  • 4th Vice President: Kim Reem, Iowa [BIO]
  • Secretary: Julie Harris, Arkansas [BIO]
  • Treasurer: Pam Pollard, Oklahoma [BIO]

Delegates to the 38th Biennial Convention in Phoenix, Ariz., will elect NFRW’s national officers for the 2016-2017 term. Candidates will be nominated on Saturday, September 12. The election will be held on the morning of Sunday, September 13.

Members of the 2015 Nominating Committee were elected by the NFRW Board of Directors at the spring board meeting in Arlington, Va., and include Chair Jody Rushton, Texas; Secretary Linda K. Smith, Kansas; Michelle Buckwalter-Schurman, Illinois; Carol Hadley, California; Roxanne Husmann, Washington; Elaine Miller, New Mexico; and, JoAnn Parker, Louisiana.


Convention Cactus

Voting Credentials

The official Voter Certification Form certifies an individual for her proper legal voting status and must be returned in accordance with NFRW Bylaws.

Delegates can pick up their credentials at the convention registration desk at the J.W. Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa in Phoenix beginning Thursday, September 10. See the Schedule of Events for registration desk hours.


For more information on voting certification and delegate credentialing:
800.373.9688 or [email protected]