Annual Meeting and Young Journalist Awards Competition

Join us Thursday, Dec. 10, at noon for our virtual annual meeting

Celebrate the Winner of our Fourth Annual Young Journalist Awards Competition

Following the brief annual meeting portion of the Zoom event, during which we will vote on a slate of nominees for the Board of Governors (see slate below), and during which we will vote to approve revisions to our club’s bylaws (you will receive the bylaws document once you RSVP, along with a link to the Zoom meeting), you will be treated to a multi-media presentation as the Press Club of Southwest Florida bestows an award to our top young journalist in Southwest Florida.

Cost is only $10, which will be donated to our Scholarship Program

To reserve and pay for your seat via Eventbrite, click here.

Bob Orr, our club VP-Administration, was chair of the Nominating Committee this year. He and his committee offer the following:

PCSWFL Slate of Officers and Governor Candidates for New Two-Year Term 2021-2022:

Officer Nominees:
Julie Pedretti, President
Pam Fultz, Secretary
Iris Shur, Treasurer

New Governor Nominees:
Laura Greanias, Governor-at-Large, Investigations Editor USA Today Newspapers
Chris Cifatte Governor-at-Large, Anchor & Reporter WINK-TV
Delia D’Ambra, Governor-at-Large, Investigative Reporter, Audiochuck Podcast Network

Current Governors Nominated for New Term:
Karla Wheeler, Membership Co-Chair
Connie Kindsvater, Scholarship Chair
Phil Beuth, Governor-at-Large
Marqueeta Curtis-Haynes, Governor-at-Large
Tom Marquardt, Governor-at-Large

Gregg Ramshaw, Governor-at-Large
Sandra Dee, Governor-at-Large
FYI: If approved, the above slate of nominees will join these officers and governors whose terms are continuing through 2021 (no vote is needed for the following)

Current Officers Continuing:
Bob Orr, Vice President–Administration
David Silverberg, Vice President–Programs

Current Governors Continuing:
Rhona Saunders, Press Club Co-Founder and Governor-for-Life
Mark Young, Communications Chair                    Jill Jaffe, Governor-at Large
Jeff Margolis, Governor-at-Large                         George Lehner, Governor-at-Large
Joel Banow, Governor-at-Large                           Frank Cipolla, Governor-at-Large

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AND a reminder: our virtual arts and culture event on November 30!