At the 2013 Annual Meeting held in St. Louis, Missouri, Women in Insurance & Financial Services (WIFS) approved its 2013-2014 National Board. 

Named to the 2013-2014 National Board were:

President – Angelia Z. Shay, CLU, ChFC, LUTCF (Path Financial Strategies) of Glen Allen, VA

President-Elect – Susan Combs, PPACA (Combs & Company) of New York City, NY

Secretary – Susan Glass, LUTC (New York Life) of Atlanta, GA

Treasurer – Veronica Bell (John Hancock Financial Network) of Dallas, TX

4th Year Directors

Maia Chase (Northwestern Mutual Financial Network) of Portland, OR

Pamela Gilmour, CPA, CFP, CLU, ChFC, CASL (Financial Fitness) of Towson, MD

3rd Year Directors

Louise Frances (Godfrey Financial Associates) of Albany, NY

Monica A. Jones, MBA, FIC (AAA Life – ACSC) of Chula Vista, CA

Judith H. Luddy, CLU, ChFC, CLTC (Charter Oak Insurance) of Holyoke, MA

2nd Year Directors

Christy Aleckson, MBA (Single Point Financial Advisors) of Portland, OR

1st Year Directors

Stacia Dewitt (Thrivent Financial) of Little Rock, AR

Evelyn Gellar, LUTCF (Penn Mutual) of New York, NY

Angie Ribuffo (First Command) of Anchorage, AK

Tashawna Rodwell (SB Media) of Parker, CO

Tara J. Showalter, JD, CFP, CRPC (Waddell & Reed) of Jacksonville, FL

Julie Yunker, CFP, CLU (MetLife) Rochester, NY

Headquartered in Albany, NY, WIFS is the preeminent professional organization for women in the financial services industry, dedicated to attracting capable women to the financial services sector, helping them develop their talents and has been advancing them toward their fullest potential for 77 years.

Over 1000 WIFS members receive benefits that include monthly webinars, online resources, local chapters in over 30 US markets, annual national events, professional education, member discounts, and corporate partnerships.