2017 Newsletters


December 2017 — “Share Your Thoughts” Survey – ‘Me Too’ Could Spur “Year of Women’ in Politics — Preview: January & February Events — Scenes from the Christmas Lunch — New members Nancy Hagman, Lee Hansen, Julie Patton, Terri Ramos, Hong Tran — Renewing Members — Meet the Candidates

November 2017 — What Do You Think? Survey — “You Can’t Win If You Don’t Run” — Movie Night: “Makers–Women in Politics” — A VIP Christmas Lunch — Photos from October “Key Connections” — New members Virginia Yeagle and Ed Stanford — Renewing Members — Off to the Races! Update

October 2017 — What Do You Think? Survey — Voters Expect More from Women — Key Connections “Backstage Pass — Review of “Where the Votes Are” Workshop — New members Mitzi Prater and Miriam Woods — Renewing Members — Off to the Races! Update

September 2017 — Another IWP Member Pre-Files — What Do You Think? Survey — Freedom Creates a Duty to Engage in Politics — Photos from “Meet the Trailblazers” — Register for “Where the Votes Are” Workshop — Supervisor of Elections Workshops — New members DeeDee Davis, Patty Hightower, Sara Lefevers, Tappie Villane — Renewing Members — Congrats to Renee Bookout — A personal story from Gretchen Clarke — Off to the Races! Update

August 2017 — IWP Members Pre-File — What Do You Think? Survey — Families Benefit When Women Take Office — Key Connections (“Meet the Trailblazers”) — September 23 Workshop: Meet the Experts — Team Spirit: Networking & Education — New members Amy Cozart and Linda Presley-Robinson — Renewing Members — A personal story from Grier Ward — Off to the Races!

July 2017 — What Do You Think? Survey — NW Florida Women Want to Be Part of 2018 Election — Celebrating Four Years of Promoting and Connecting Women — Workshop: Where the Votes Are — New members Rebekah Bydlak, Claudia Williams, Kim Messer, Anna Higgins, Lacey Powell Clark — A personal story from Melissa Rogers — Off to the Races!

June 2017 — Top Political Advisor Is Coming to Pensacola — Time to Celebrate! Our Fourth Annual Meeting — New members Pat Cook, Hannah Ritz, Gretchen Clarke — A personal story from Jules Kariher — In the news:  Amy Miller — Off to the Races!

May 2017 — NW Florida Needs More Connections — Florida’s Top Political Strategist to Speak at Annual Meeting — New Members Pat Cook and Hannah Ritz — In the news:  Meghan McCarthy — Off to the Races!

April 2017 — Running for Office Is Not a Leisure Pastime — Workshop: “Politics 101. Plan Now. Win Later.” — Making Connections from Pensacola to Tallahassee — New members Brigette Gray Brooks and Nancy Bullock-Prevot — A personal story from Dr. Laura Dortch-Edler — In the news:  President Amy Miller

March 2017 — Patience, Persistence Keys to Win Equality — “Understanding the Legislative Process” Forum — March 28 “Key Connections” — Politics 101 for Women Workshop April 18 — New members Anne Bennett, Kathy Jensen, Jules Kariher — In the news:  Members Bentina Terry, Pam Schwartz, Jules Kariher, Marsha Noller, Myra Van Hoose

February 2017 — Leadership Florida an Indispensable Experience for Women Seeking Office — Thanks for Sharing “Key Connections” for 2017 — New members Samantha Abell, Cherry Fitch, Michelle Horton, Lanessa Hunter, Hope Lunsford, Marsha Noller, and Alicia Skolrood — A personal story from Deborah Nostrand Moore

January 2017 — Resolve to Get More Engaged in 207 — “Key Connections” for 2017 — Renewing members Renee Bookout and Sally Bussell Fox — A personal story from Myra Van Hoose — Members’ wishes for the new year

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