WFED Cabinet 

The Women's Fund El Dorado Cabinet provides management and oversight of the Fund. Meeting monthly, this group of women ensure that WFED delivers in our mission of enhancing the quality of life on the western slope of El Dorado County. 

WFED operates under the direction of the following policies and procedures:

2018 Policies
2018 Procedures, Roles and Responsibilities

2018 WFED Cabinet

2018 WFED Cabinet

2019 Cabinet Members

Dickson Schwarzbach, Chair
Emily Burton-Smith, Vice Chair
Robyn Parker, Past Chair
Francie Heim, Treasurer
Liz Drummond, Secretary 
Diane Child, Events Co-Chair
Susan Covington, LightHouse Chair
Ann Curtis, Grants      
Emogene Haller, Site-Visit 
Cathy Harris, Membership Co-Chair
Vera Nicholas, Archivist
Lindsay Moffett, Events Co-Chair
Katy Peek, Founder
Mary Richardson, Education  
Amarik Singh, Membership Co-Chair
Julie Willson, Marketing

2019 Committees 

See Committee Descriptions

Interested in getting more involved with WFED? Please consider joining a committee. New committee members join November 1 each year unless there is a mid-year opening. Please email Dickson Schwartzbach for additional details,

Education Committee

Mary Turcotte Richardson, Chair
Sandra McShan
Harriet Knops
Linda Lockwood

Events Committee

Diane Child, Chair
Lindsay Moffett, Chair
Cindy Brazelton
Robin Edison
Peg Campbell
Judie Stewart
Bonnie West
Kelly Vicini-Hunter

Finance Committee

Francie Heim, Chair
Sakina Madraswala, EDCF Accountant
Robyn Parker
Dickson Schwarzbach
Emily Smith

Grants Committee

Ann Curtis – Chair
Shannon Bezak
Tamara Johnston
Katy Peek
Deanne Johnson
Martha Hom
Connie Zelinsky

Site-Visit committee

Emogene Haller, Chair
Avis Jolly
Denise Pané
Pam Maxwell
Kimberly Dickson
Steve Schwarzbach
Heidi Venable 

Marketing & Communications Committee

Julie Willson, Chair
Cathy Harris, Liaison, Membership Committee
Cassie Bigelow
Barbara Bills
Amy Pooley
Jennifer Sands
Mindee Thyrring 

Membership Committee

Amarik Singh, Co-Chair
Cathy Harris, Co-Chair
Debbie Pottenburgh
Blue Tierney
Kelli Vicini-Hunter
Raelene Nunn

Lighthouse Committee

Susan Covington, Chair
Allison Jilbert
Terry Kohlhardt
Jamie McClone
Cristy Lorente
Patricia Garon


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Cabinet Documents