Member Association Feature

Pacific Northwest CWA 

The Pacific Northwest CWA is proud to use the "we are wef" slide shown at WEFMAX 2015 in rolling out their 2015 Strategic Plan to showcase where they are going and why.  Their Mission is dedicated to preserving and enhancing water resource in the states of Idaho, Oregon and Washington.   



2015 WEF MA Leader Education Program

This complimentary program consists of various educational opportunities for MA Leaders. Mark your calendar to join us at the events listed below to learn skills that can enhance your role as a MA Leader. 

CURRENT Webcasts  

Associations: The Importance of Having Financial Policies and Procedures in Place 
February 11, 2016 | 3:00 – 4:00 pm EST


As part of the MA Leader Education Training, Penny Young, WEF CFO and Deputy Executive Director will lead a webinar on the importance of having financial policies and procedures in place for your association.  Well-written policies and procedures bring structure to any business, no matter what the size.  Having them in place prepares your organization for operational success, looks at risk management, and can ensure the organization is in compliance.  This webinar is offered at “no cost”. 


Click here to register!


PAST Webcasts

Membership Series
This series of webcasts is focused on Membership based on chapters from the Membership Recruitment and Retention Guidebook.  More information is below.

March 27, 2015 - Chapter 6 - Community Outreach
Presenters: WEF Delegates Linda Peterson (Nevada WEA), Ted DeBoda (Chesapeake WEA), and Haley Falconer (Pacific Northwest CWA).
Webcast recording
Presentation - pdf format

January 29, 2015 - Chapter 5 - Students & Young Professionals
Presenters: WEF Delegates Aimee Killeen (Louisiana WEA), Paul Pinault (Florida WEA), and Lance Manabe (Hawaii WEA)
Webcast recording
Presentation - pdf format

January 15, 2015 - Chapters 1 & 2 - Membership Recruitment & Retention
Presenters: Mary Johnson (WEF Delegate, Illinois WEA), Dean Miller (WEF Delegate, Pennsylvania WEA), Patricia Cerro-Reehil (Executive Director, New York WEA), Judi Henrich (Executive Manager, Ohio WEA), and Julie Nahrgang (Executive Director, WEA of Texas)
Webcast recording
Presentation - pdf format

December 4, 2014 - Chapter 4 - Operator Engagement
Presenters: David Briggs, WEF Delegate from the WEA of Texas and Todd Boling, WEF Delegate from the Nebraska WEA
Webcast recording
Presentation - pdf format

November 6, 2014 - Chapter 3 - Volunteer Engagement - Avoiding Burnout
Presenters: Paul Pinault, WEF Delegate from the Florida WEA and Jamie Eichenberger, WEF House of Delegates Speaker-Elect
Webcast recording
Presentation - pdf format



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Questions or Comments? 

Please contact the following WEF Staff:

Dianne Crilley
Ph: 703-684-2445  

Kelsey Hurst
Ph: 703-684-2477

Linda Kelly
Ph: 812-883-0072