Board of Directors

The Board of Directors manages the affairs of the Watercolor Society of Oregon. The Board of Directors is composed of the President, Vice President, Secretary, Treasurer, the immediate Past President, and six Members-At-Large who are elected by the Voting Members. The term of office for President and Vice President is one year. All other elected Board members hold office for a term of two years. A board member may be reelected without limitation on the number of terms she/he may serve. The Board is elected by the members at the annual Fall membership meeting.

The 2017 Board

Executive Board (October 2017-2018)

  • President: Beth Verheyden
  • Vice President / President Elect: Chris Stubbs
  • Secretary: Amanda James
  • Treasurer / Finance Council: Moya Lehman
  • Past President / Nominating Council: Kathryn Damon-Dawson

Board Members at Large

  • Membership Council / New Members: Mary Elle
    • New Member Liaison: Liz Walker
    • Membership Dues, Mailings & Roster: Mary Elle
  • Administrative Council: Diane York
    • Historian: Alisha Whitman
    • Logo Items: Sharon Hansen and Nan Newell
    • Slide/Video/DVD Library: Pat Farr
    • Stationery: Pamela Haunschild
  • Publications Council: Paul Bourgault
    • Watermark: Paul Bourgault
    • Prospectus: Paul Bourgault
    • Exhibition Catalog: Paul Bourgault
    • Newsletter Editor: Sue Anne Seckora
    • Website Liason: Carol Putnam
      • Webmaster: Tara Choate
  • Convention Council: Patrice Cameron
    • Exhibition Tours: Sandy Wood
    • Exhibition Locations: Zsuzsanna Vamos
    • Show Juror Liaison: Jennie Chen
    • Online Entry Coordinator: Suzi Blaisdell
    • Convention Registration: Gail Johnson, Pam Haunschild, Moya Lehman, Yvonne Knoll, Jansi King
    • Hospitality Team: Susan Lyslo, Kathie McEvers, Bobbie Mathews, Rose West, Dona White
  • Awards Council: Anji Grainger
    • Awards: Beth Schilling
    • Merit Awards: Becky Meier
    • WSO 100 Club: Caryn Tilton
  • Education Council and Regional Critique Groups: Margaret Godfrey
    • Education Workshops: Chris Stubbs
    • Western Federation of Watercolor Societies (WFWS): Margaret Godfrey, Alternate: Anji Grainger
    • Menucha Liaison: Chris Stubbs