Executive Committee

Board Members

Directors at Large/Alternates

Area Directors/Alternates

Lee Lewis Study Grant Guidelines

Outreach Grant Policies/Procedures

NwRSA Bylaws

NwRSA Procedure Manual

Area Boundary Descriptions

All NWRSA documents on this web site are presented as PDFs, requiring Adobe Reader. If needed, you can download Adobe Reader for free using the following link:Adobe Reader link

Administrative Information

This page includes Northwest Regional Spinners Association Board Member contact information; Bylaws, Procedures, and Boundary definitions; and information on applying for Grants.

NwRSA Board Members

Executive Committee

Names and contact information for members of the current Executive Committee including President, Vice President, Secretary, Treasurer, Parliamentarian and Alternate Parliamentarian.

Board Members

Names and contact information for other board members.

Directors at Large and Alternates

View names and contact information for the current Directors at Large and Alternates from Western Washington; Eastern Washington, Idaho and Montana; and Oregon.

Area Directors and Alternates

Names and contact information of Area Directors and Alternates for the Western Washington; Eastern Washington, Idaho and Montana; and Oregon Districts are available by clicking desired district.

Annual Grants Available to Members

Two specific grants are available for applicants. Grant applications are open to all members in good standing and are administered on an annual basis. Applicants who have not received funds the previous year will have priority.

Lee Lewis Study Grant

The Purpose of this grant is to provide educational support to members and associate members of Northwest Regional Spinners Association interested in increasing their skills and knowledge of the craft of handspinning through a limited funding of research and study.
(Download Lewis Grant Guidelines.)

NwRSA Outreach Grant Fund

This grant is to further the education/teaching of spinning in the community, not only to students, but to the institutions themselves (4-H, schools, etc.) to demonstrate that encouraging children in hand crafts has many benefits. The grant is available to any NwRSA member.
(Download NwRSA Outreach Grant Policies/Procedures.)

Please email a request for perspectus or completed grant application to:

Grants Committee Corresponding Secretary, grants@nwregionalspinners.org.

NwRSA Bylaws

A PDF of the NwRSA Bylaw is currently available online. The Bylaws are published annually in the Northwest Regional Spinners Association Roster.bylaws

Procedure Manual

A PDF of the NwRSA Prodecure Manual is currently available online. Procedures Manual

Area Boundary Descriptions

Official boundary descriptions are published in the Procedures Manual above. Click on the link.


NwRSA Executive Committee

President Rocky Wisniewski president@nwregionalspinners.org
Vice-President Cindy Armstrong vp@nwregionalspinners.org
Treasurer Ann Klinect treasurer@nwregionalspinners.org
Secretary Teresa Wilson secretary@nwregionalspinners.org
Parliamentarian Joanne Starr parliamentarian@nwregionalspinners.org
Parliamentarian Alt open alt_parliamentarian@nwregionalspinners.org

Committees

Editor Ruth Haworth editor@nwregionalspinners.org
Calendar Barbara Seeler calendar@nwregionalspinners.org
Advertising Mimi Dillman advertising@nwregionalspinners.org
Membership Chair Laura Ferguson membership@nwregionalspinners.org
Membership Assistant Janet Abubakar member_assist@nwregionalspinners.org
Librarian Shannon Henry librarian@nwregionalspinners.org
Web Spinner Barbara Leahy webspinner@nwregionalspinners.org
Workshops Faye Frei workshops@nwregionalspinners.org
Camp Burton Marge Lindsay campburton@nwregionalspinners.org
Grants Beth Witters grants@nwregionalspinners.org
Judging & Standards Karen Goodson judging@nwregionalspinners.org
  Marie Gettmann  
  June Schilbach judging@nwregionalspinners.org
Media Committee Open media@nwregionalspinners.org
Publicity to be appointed  
Conference 2013 Theresa Fears conference_2013@nwregionalspinners.org
Conf 2013 Treasurer Kalita Benway conf_2013_treasurer@nwregionalspinners.org

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NwRSA Directors at Large and Alternates

District Director at Large Alternates
Western WA Darliss Saylor
Lakewood, WA
wwa_dist_dir@nwregionalspinners.org

Joanne Starr
Enumclaw, WA
wwa_dist_alt@nwregionalspinners.org

Eastern WA Karen Goodsen
Cataldo, Id
ewa_dist_dir@nwregionalspinners.org
Beverly Allen
Spokane, WA
ewa_dist_alt@nwregionalspinners.org
Oregon
Marilyn Balzat
Warren, OR
or_dist_dir@nwregionalspinners.org
Trish Anderson
St Helens, OR
or_dist_alt@nwregionalspinners.org

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NwRSA Area Directors and Alternates

Western Washington District

Area Director Alternate
2005 Mary Sue French
Port Angeles, WA
dir_2005@nwregionalspinners.org
Lisa Edinger
Port Angeles, WA
alt_2005@nwregionalspinners.org
2006
Anne Barry
Anacortes, WA
dir_2006@nwregionalspinners.org
Christen Lubinski
Clinton, WA
alt_2006@nwregionalspinners.org
2010 Terry Yocum
Everett, WA
dir_2010@nwregionalspinners.org
Karen Bruggman
Snohomish, WA
alt_2010@nwregionalspinners.org
2015 Yvonne Madsen
Vashon, WA
dir_2015@nwregionalspinners.org
Brigid Wilson
Bellingham, WA
alt_2015@nwregionalspinners.org
2030 Denise Kinsley
Auburn, WA
dir_2030@nwregionalspinners.org
Ruth Haworth
Des Moines, WA
alt_2030@nwregionalspinners.org
2035

Chontel Klobas
Seattle, WA
dir_2035@nwregionalspinners.org

Natasha Puffer
Seattle, WA
dir_2035@nwregionalspinners.org
2050 Teresa Waldo
Auburn, WA
dir_2050@nwregionalspinners.org
Laura Ferguson
Enumclaw, WA
alt_2050@nwregionalspinners.org
2055

Myra Willingham
Vashon Island, WA
dir_2055@nwregionalspinners.org

Nancy Olszewski
Vashon Island, WA
alt_2055@nwregionalspinners.org

2060 Jan O'Hara
Bellevue, WA
dir_2060@nwregionalspinners.org
Barb Leahy
Bellevue, WA
alt_2060@nwregionalspinners.org
2080 Debra Anderson
Yelm, WA
dir_2080@nwregionalspinners.org
A. Marjorie Smith
Yelm, WA
alt_2080@nwregionalspinners.org
2085 Susan Shields
Port Orchard, WA
dir_2085@nwregionalspinners.org
Jenn Mohr
Port Orchard, WA
alt_2085@nwregionalspinners.org
2090 Nickie Williams
Longview, WA
dir_2090@nwregionalspinners.org
Barbara Quinn
Vancouver, WA

Eastern Washington, Idaho and Montana District

Area Director Alternate
4010 Donna Myers
Dalton Gardens, ID
dir_4010@nwregionalspinners.org
Beverly Starbuck
Hayden, ID
alt_4010@nwregionalspinners.org
4030 Mary Tollman
Ellensburg, WA
dir_4030@nwregionalspinners.org
Wendy Morton
Ellensburg, WA
alt_4030@nwregionalspinners.org
4040

Riet Westphal
Cusik, WA
dir_4040@nwregionalspinners.org

Shannon Henry
Colvile, WA
alt_4040@nwregionalspinners.org

Oregon

Area Director Alternate
6010 Lyn Ward
Tigard, OR
dir_6010@nwregionalspinners.org
Shelia January
Portland, OR
alt_6010@nwregionalspinners.org
6025 Jane McLean
Mt Hood, OR
dir_6025@nwregionalspinners.org
Patricia Spor
The Dalles, OR
alt_6025@nwregionalspinners.org
6030 Pat Wendt
Oregon City, OR
dir_6030@nwregionalspinners.org
Janet Sadilek
Molalla, OR
alt_6030@nwregionalspinners.org
6040 Kathleen Holt
Mt Angel, OR
dir_6040@nwregionalspinners.org
Faye Frei
Dallas, OR
alt_6040@nwregionalspinners.org
6055 Becki Ries-Montgomery
Eugene, OR 97405
dir_6055@nwregionalspinners.org

Janis Thompson
Eugene, OR 97402
alt_6055@nwregionalspinners.org

6060 Connie Paulsen
Monmouth, OR 97380
dir_6060@nwregionalspinners.org
Janice Alleman
Philomath, OR
alt_6060@nwregionalspinners.org
6065 Carrie Gordon
Prineville, OR
dir_6065@nwregionalspinners.org
Mollie Eder
Powell Butte , OR
alt_6065@nwregionalspinners.org
     

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