Our small but amazing team:
Jamie has been a member of NIWA since 2011. Since 2016 he has served in the President's seat in addition to his other duties as Events Director, Membership Director, and Webmaster. His is committed to the mission of NIWA and to expanding the organization and its brand.
Frances Ippitto Pai
Frances has been a member of NIWA since 2021. She has published and sold several short stories. She has a background as an intellectual property attorney specializing in copyright, trademarks, trade secret, trade dress, and patent matters. And has served as a judge for the past 10 years.
Joyce has been a member of NIWA since 2014. In 2020 she began serving as Secretary for NIWA.
Andretta has been a member of NIWA since 2019. In 2020 she volunteered to serve as NIWA's treasurer. She is very knowledgeable in accounting and dealing with Washington's and Oregon's state regulations.
Social Media Director
Oversees Website, Newsletter, Social Media sites, and 2nd Tuesday Zoom Meetings
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Anthology & Newsletter Editor
Pam has been a member since 2011 and during the course of her membership has served on the board in various positions including Treasurer, Secretary, Graphic designer, and Communications Director.
Ann has been a member of NIWA since 2021. She has been the Membership Director since 2022. She is the author of the Cozy Mystery Summoning Spruce and Life Pushing Through - a poetry collection.
Advisors to the Board
2nd Tuesday ZOOM Host
Joyce Reynolds-Ward &
Mollie Hunt & Pam Cowan
Joyce and Mollie have successful newsletters of their own and bring that experience to NIWA's new monthly newsletter.
Rachel Robinson &
Facebook, X, TikTok Moderators
Both Rachel and Cay have extensive knowledge of social media and are excited to use it to help NIWA.
Tom has been a member of NIWA since 2014. In 2020 he volunteered to take over the Membership Director position, but with the pandemic, he became NIWA's first Social Media director. In 2022, he graciously took on the role of NIWA's Storage Librarian.
Assistant Storage Librarian