Archive for the ‘History’ Category

 

2017-2018 Board

Valerie Fields leads the Forum for a third year.

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2015-2016 Board

Valerie Fields leads the Forum for a second year.

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2014-2015 Board

Valerie Fields assumes the presidency and leads a strong team for 2014-2015.

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2013-2014 Board

With Lisa Grafstein as president, a strong team leads the Women's Forum for 2013-2014.

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Forum leadership for 2012-2013

Carol Spruill of Raleigh assumes leadership of the Forum, backed by a strong team. Learn more about the 2012-2013 board of directors. Members may review Carol's remarks at the spring meeting where she was elected president.

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Forum leadership for 2011-2012

Patricia Orrange of Raleigh assumes leadership of the Forum, backed by a strong team.

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Forum leadership for 2010-2011

Results of the May 15 election of board members.

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Interview with Bertha Holt

Forum member Bertha “B” Holt was interviewed on WUNC’s The State of Things on November 2, talking about her decades as a lawyer, member of the NC legislature, and more. The recording is available at the WUNC site.

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The Forum co-founded the NC Center for Women in Public Service

The Forum was instrumental in calling attention to the lack of women in public positions, and its 1996 report on gender equity on boards and commissions led directly to the 1998 legislation that says appointments should proportionately represent each gender. In 2003 it collaborated with

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The Forum Honored Young Adult Leaders

The Women's Forum Young Adult Leadership Award honored a remarkable series of North Carolinians.

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News

WF Adopts Resolution Calling for Repeal of HB2

At its Spring 2016 Meeting the Women’s Forum adopted the following: Resolution Calling for the Repeal of HB2, the Public Facilities Privacy & Security Act enacted as S.L. 2016-3 WHEREAS, on February 22, 2016, the Charlotte City Council approved a local ordinance that adds marital status, familial status, sexual orientation, gender identity, and gender expression […]

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Attend a virtual Women’s Forum Conference

Video archive of the April 2, 2016, Women’s Forum regional conference.

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Women’s Forum 2016 Spring Meeting

Along with networking, the Spring 2016 meeting of the Women’s Forum will focus on Safety and Security in the Community and related legislation.

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