2017 Board of Directors

Board of Directors

Women for Women is overseen by a Board of Directors and an Executive Committee that guide all programs within the organization from membership and fundraising to the Annual Power of the Purse Luncheon and tribute book sales. In the spring of each year, the Grants Committee announces the Call for Grant Applications to all 501 (c) 3 non-profit organizations, including schools, colleges and churches that serve women and girls within Pitt County.

The grant application and budget forms are available on our website. The grant application process opens each year on June 1st. Applications can be submitted from June 1st of each year until the announced close date in August. Applications are to be submitted on-line. Only complete applications are eligible for review.  Incomplete applications will not be considered by the Grants Committee. Grant applications are reviewed by a Grants Committee. Approved applicants will be notified in September of each year.



Executive Committee

Lee Martin Adams – President
Alma Hobbs – Vice President
Laura Nelson– Secretary
Linda McGehee – Treasurer
Laura Nelson – Past President

Advisory Board

Bonnie Breuer
Tammy Chitwood
Deborah Eaves
Janey Ferguson
Frances Mallison
Debi Robertson
Vonda Robinson

Board of Directors

Lee Martin Adams
Necole Ambrose
Nancy Cochran
Brenda Colombo
Allyson Daugherty
Leah Dew Danak
Wendy Farrior
Arlene Ferren
Lynne Garrison
Alma Hobbs
Cheryl Johnson
Laura King

Barbara Koska
Anne Lewis
Linde McGehee
Boots Mills
Laura Nelson
Janie Norman-Edu
Becky Overton
Sharon Paoloni
Elizabeth Parrott
Kathy Pinkney
Kathy Sprau
Angela Whitehurst

Special Advisors

Jane Capps
Emily Coffman


June Ficklen