Newsletter | Sep/Oct 2014
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Oct 21st: 2014 Annual Business Meeting - Allison Kinst
Steering Committee Candidate Statements - the candidates
An Inspiring and Improvisational Retreat - Jean Nilsson, Ed.
OWA Retreat - Living Proof that We Can Do It - Sara Mae Martens
Girls Who Grow Up to be Architects - Jacqueline Morgan, Architect
Equity by Design: Knowledge, Discussion, Action! Oct 18th - Jean Nilsson, Ed.
Feminism and Architecture: Intergenerational Conversations - Jean Nilsson, Ed.
Women in Architecture 1974-2014: Nov 7-9, WashU St Louis - Jean Nilsson, Ed.
GPPA Accessibility Seminar - SF, Nov 1 - Jean Nilsson, Ed.
Documentary Honors Lutah Maria Riggs - Inge Horton and Jean Nilsson, Ed.
Charlayne Sakamoto Has New Baby Boy! - Jean Nilsson, Ed.
Save the Date: Dec. 6 OWA Holiday Party - Jean Nilsson, Ed.
Oct 21st: 2014 Annual Business Meetingby Allison Kinst | Share #973
Please join us Tuesday, October 21st for the Annual Business Meeting of the Organization of Women Architects and Design Professionals .
We will be voting on new members to the Steering Committee and the annual operating budget for 2015, and discussing programs and ideas you would like to see for 2015. Please note that if you cannot attend, but would like to vote or contribute an idea or have an issue you would like to see addressed, please contact any Steering Committee Member (current member links below).
Tuesday, October 21st, 6 - 8PM
Preservation Park, Oakland
Robinson House Classroom, 1204 Preservation Park Way
(12th St, between Castro St. and Martin Luther King, Jr. Way)
Please see attached PDF’s for directions to Robinson House, and information on the short walk from BART and where to park ("more information" link below). We hope to see you all there.
Steering Committee Nominees
We have three members who have volunteered to serve on the steering committee for the 2015 -2016 term:
Gloria Kim Woo, Naomi Horowitz and Sharon Chio.
Please read their statements below to learn a little bit more about Gloria, Naomi, and Sharon. Candidates will introduce themselves at the meeting. If another member is interested, she can contact us and be nominated at the meeting.
Each year we elect either three or four new members to begin a 2-year term as half of our current Steering Committee (SC) members complete their term. Four of our current SC members will continue next year: Lucia Bogatay, Patty Haight, Allison Kinst, and Carolyne Orazi.
Three members Esin Karliova, Jean Nilsson, and Charlayne Sakamoto will be completing their two year terms and rotating off the Steering Committee.
more information is here
An Inspiring and Improvisational Retreatby Jean Nilsson, Ed. | Share #976
OWA Retreat - Living Proof that We Can Do Itby Sara Mae Martens | Share #977
Girls Who Grow Up to be Architectsby Jacqueline Morgan, Architect | Share #980
Equity by Design: Knowledge, Discussion, Action! Oct 18thby Jean Nilsson, Ed. | Share #979
Feminism and Architecture: Intergenerational Conversationsby Jean Nilsson, Ed. | Share #972
Women in Architecture 1974-2014: Nov 7-9, WashU St Louisby Jean Nilsson, Ed. | Share #978
GPPA Accessibility Seminar - SF, Nov 1by Jean Nilsson, Ed. | Share #982
Documentary Honors Lutah Maria Riggsby Inge Horton and Jean Nilsson, Ed. | Share #971
Save the Date: Dec. 6 OWA Holiday Partyby Jean Nilsson, Ed. | Share #975
Mark your calendar for Saturday, December 6 to join your friends and colleagues at our annual holiday party. We're planning a great party in San Francisco, and as in past years, will be donating gifts to Hamilton House. We will send an email invitation and post final information on the website.