The WNBA Award is given biennially in the even-numbered years. The recipient is a living American woman who derives a part or all of her income from books and allied arts and who has performed meritorious work in the world of books beyond the duties or responsibilities of her profession or occupation.
National Reading Group Month Testamonials Wally Lamb wrote: May I add my congrats and thanks as well? A well-planned and thoroughly enjoyable event for a great organization (and what a cool location!). I was riveted by each of the readings and felt fortunate to be in the good hands of Carol during the interview segments. […]
2006 National Board Dinner with Los Angeles Chapter Members Ruth Light (Los Angeles Chapter President), Lorrie Carter (Dallas Chapter President), Joan Gelfand (San Francisco/In-coming President-elect) Liddie Smith (Washington D.C. Chapter President) , Alice Sanford (Nashville Chapter President), Laurie Beckelman (Boston/National President-elect) Lucy Horwitz (Los Angeles), Jill Tardiff (New York/National President), Mary Knipple (San Francisco Chapter […]
2007 National Board Meeting Hosted by the Boston Chapter (left to right) Mike Leber (National Secretary/ Washington DC Chapter), Laurie Beckelman (National President/Boston Chapter), and Joan Gelfand (National Vice President/President Elect/San Francisco Chapter. President Beckelman calls the 2007 WNBA national board meeting to order. (left to right) Kelly Sullivan Walden (VP Los Angeles), Katherine Dibble […]
From left to right:Back row: Cindy Dooley (Detroit), Mary Grey James (Pannell/VP-elect/Nashville), Laurie Beckelman (President/Boston), Sylvia Cross (Eastman/New York network), Jill Tardiff (Past President, NRGM, UN/GPO/New York), Nancy Kelly (WNBA Award/Boston), Katherine Dibble (Long-range Planning/Boston) Middle row: Lee Fairbend (Nashville), NC Weil (Washington), Mary Knippel (San Francisco), Joan Gelfand (President-elect/San Francisco) Front row: Melinda […]