Officers/Board

Board Members for 2020-2021          

Leslie Apple, President

Karen Wallace-Meigs, Executive Vice-President

Jeanne Smolkin, Treasurer

Barbara Robinson, Secretary and SIG Chair

Johanna Manasse, Vice-President for Programs

Michele Anderson, Vice-President for Membership

Pat Ashe, President of GEM

Kitty Schaller and Johanna Manasse, Co-Chairs of Advocacy/Public Policy Committee

Jan Huskey, Chair of Work Smart Committee

Nancy Donnelly, Chair of STEM Committee

Susan Ikerd, Member at Large

Susan Grabel, Member at Large
Pat Ashe, Past President, Ex-Officio

Board Committees

There are five appointed standing committees:  Programs, Membership, Advocacy/Public Policy, STEM, and College/University Partnerships.  These committees contribute to the branch by planning and executing monthly branch meetings, recruiting and retaining members, focusing on current issues that involve local regulations and state and national legislation, providing opportunities to assist girls in considering science, technology, engineering, and math careers, and collaborating with UNCAsheville and AB Tech to help further the mission of AAUW.  All committees are open to any member.