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
2019-2020
Catherine Mardikes
Executive Vice President
2019-2021
Karen Sandrick
Vice President: Citizen Engagement
2019-2021
Patricia Graunke LWV logo LWV logo 
Patricia Graunke
Vice President: Membership
2019-2020
Marnie Gielow
Secretary
2019-2021
Pat Vogtman
Treasurer
2019-2020

Directors

LWV logo  Vanessa Bush Ford Helene Gabelnick
Hollis Burgess
Chair: Operations
2019-2021
Vanessa Bush Ford
Chair: Communications
2019-2021
Helene Gabelnick
Chair: Voter Services & Education
2018-2020
Margaret Herring LWV logo Melanie Norstrom
Margaret Herring
Chair: City Government Issues
2018-2020
Sameena Mustafa
Chair: Diversity & Inclusion
2018-2020
Melanie Norstrom
Coordinator: Units
2018-2020
Jane Ruby Lauren Rudolph Sue Sosin
Jane Ruby
Coordinator: Events
2018-2020
Lauren Rudolph
Chair: Fund Development
2019-2021
Sue Sosin
Chair: Membership Recruitment & Retention
2019-2021