Public Announcements


Congratulations to the New MWA Board

On Saturday, June 11, MWA held its annual general board meeting with members from across the state. In addition to having a thorough discussion regarding the details of our 2017 Writers' Conference, the existing board held elections for the upcoming 2-year term.

We are very happy to announce the 2016-2018 MWA Board of Directors, effective July 1.

President: Eileen Haavik Mcintire
Vice President: Janet Ruck
Secretary: Chip Trimmier
Treasurer: Kimberly Goon
Communications Chair: Rus VanWestervelt
Conference Chair: Jessica Williams
Program Chair: Michelle Markey Butler
Membership Chair: Stephanie Sarwal
Publications Chair: Kit O’Neill
Member-at-Large: Flo McCahon
Member-at-Large: Larry Matthews

Please be sure to stay connected to MWA via the web ( and Facebook, Twitter, and even Instagram (@marylandwriters) for updates and opportunities for writers throughout Maryland.

Congratulations to the new board-elect members!