Members

SUSAN AUGUST

Joined 1/15/2020

Sue is a new member inducted in January 2020.  She had a rewarding career as a Registered Nurse and is now working as an Executive Coach working with emerging leaders helping them with a variety of leadership challenges.  Sue has a deep commitment to supporting young women and has taught at Daraja Academy in Kenya and now mentors young women through the organization, Students Rising Above. Born in Hawaii, Sue loves being in water and is an avid swimmer on the Marin Aquatics Masters Swim Team.

MARI AVEDANO

Joined 2/15/2017

Mari is currently our Fashion Show Chair as well as Vice President.

SYLVIA BARRY

Joined 4/8/2009

Sylvia is a past president of our club. She is Chair of the Pauline Stuber STEM award.

CAROLE BENNETT

Joined 2/1/2007

Carole is currently the Treasurer and has been president. She retired as an instructor at Santa Rosa Junior College. She was Chair of the North Bay Science Discovery Day providing STEM experiences each year to over 17,000 attendees. She recently started the SMART 2 CMOSC project for Novato 3rd graders.

VICKI CAMPBELL

Joined 10/15/2011

Vicki has been the long-term Chair of the Violet Richardson Award. She is the Chair of the Candy Sales.

SHAUN FAHERTY COOPER

Joined 4/1/2015

Shaun is helping to revamp our luncheon service. She was Co-Chair of the Lobster Sale.

LAURI CORRIGAN

Joined 9/1/2019

Lauri is a new member.

ROBIN DIEDERICH

Joined 9/1/2018

Robin has built a partnership with League of Women Voters.

CAROLE DILLON-KNUTSON

Joined 9/26/1990

Carole is one of our Members of Long Standing.

RACHEL FARAC

Joined 7/1/2019

Rachel is a new member.

COLLEEN TOBIN FINNEY

Joined 7/1/2005

Colleen recently transferred from the SI Marin club.

PATSY FLEISCH

Joined 12/2/2018

Patsy helps get our Fashion Show models ready with their make-up.

ROSEMARY FOX

Joined 1/23/2017

Rosemary came up with the idea of selling local olive oil as a fundraiser.

JANE GANNON

Joined 8/3/2016

Jane is the Chair of the Live Your Dream Award.

KATHY GONDOLA

Joined 10/10/2012

Kathy is currently our Secretary.

INSA SIMON GRAHAM

Joined 7/1/2010

Insa and her family are currently on a world tour.

ANGELINE GREENBLAT

Joined 7/1/2019

Angeline is a new member.

PAULA HAFLING

Joined 8/7/2019

Paula is a new member.

SANDRA HANNS

Joined 9/1/2019

Sandra Hanns is a new member.

PATRICIA HESS

Joined 1/1/2005

Patricia has been a past president.

BARBARA HURWICK

Joined 1/18/2015

Barbara initiated the holiday shopping night for downtown Novato.

KATE JOHNSTON

Joined 1/18/2017

Kate provides tours for us to unusual sites in the Bay Area.

FREDDA KAPLAN

Joined 1/1/2005

Fredda is the Chair of our e-Luminate television productions.

PAM LeDONNE

Joined 2/1/2019

Pam was the Chair of our most recent garage sale.

SUSAN LEVIN

Joined 1/18/2015

Susan was our former Treasurer and is currently the Hospitality Chair.

JUDY LISTER

Joined 1/20/2010

Judy initiated our first garage sale.

SUSAN MAGNONE

Joined 1/9/2013

Susan has been a member of the Board of Directors.

JUDY MONTERO

Joined 8/1/2002

Judy was the Fashion Show Chair for years. Currently, she is our president.

MARY MUSANTE

Joined 1/1/2008

Mary is an RN and retired School Nurse from Novato Unified Schools. She is the Co-Chair of our Dream It, Be It Program which connects students with resources for success. She is a beast cancer survivor which gives real meaning to being the Chair of the Relay for Life team. 

MADALIENNE PETERS

Joined 9/15/1993

Madalienne is among the Members of Long Standing and has been president more than once.

ROSEMARY SHEA

Joined 1/1/2006

Rosemary is a past president and has had many other offices on the Board of Directors.

PATTY SMITH

Joined 2/15/2017

Patty currently is the Membership Chair as well as Fun & Frolic.

MARGARET TEVIS

Joined 2/15/2012

Maggi is often a lead model in our fashion show.

CHARLOTTE URBAN

Joined 7/1/1974

Charlotte is among the Members of Long Standing and has had numerous offices on the Board of Directors.

SHARLENE VAN BOER

Joined 7/1/2011

Sharlene works hard behind the scenes obtaining sponsors for our fashion show.

NANCY LEE WEBER

Joined 1/9/2013

Nancy is currently Co-President and on the Board of Directors; she is also the Chair of Fellowship.

KRIS WILEY

Joined 1/12/1988

Kris is among the Members of Long Standing and has been president many times. She is the Chair of Scholarships.

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Soroptimist International of Novato

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Novato, CA  94948

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