Leadership

Leadership

The Board of Directors is the administrative and policy-making arm of the League of Women Voters of Chicago. It is ultimately responsible for our budget, business affairs, and the activities of committees and members. 

Officers

Anne Jamieson Catherine Mardikes LWV logo
Anne Jamieson
President
2020-2022
Catherine Mardikes
Executive Vice President
2019-2021
Karen Sandrick
Vice President: Citizen Engagement
2019-2021
Jane Ruby LWV logo LWV logo 
Jane Ruby
Vice President: Operations
2020-2022
Marnie Gielow
Secretary
2019-2021
Hollis Burgess
Treasurer
2020-2022

Directors

Molly Bartlett Vanessa Bush Ford Helene Gabelnick
Molly Bartlett
Collaborations & Partnerships
2020-2022
Vanessa Bush Ford
Communications
2019-2021
Helene Gabelnick
Voter Service

2020-2022
Ebony Harris Melanie Norstrom Betty Magness
Ebony Harris
Diversity & Inclusion

2020-2022
Melanie Norstrom
Units
2020-2022
Betty Magness
Issues & Advocacy
2020-2022
Clare McGuire Lauren Rudolph Sue Sosin
Clare McGuire
Education
2020-2022
Lauren Rudolph
Fund Development
2019-2021
Sue Sosin
Membership
2019-2021
Sharon Welch    
Sharon Welch
Events
2020-2022
   

If you are interested in serving on our Board, reach out to Kate Yoshida, chair of the Nominating Committee, at league [at] lwvchicago.org.