The National District Council Members are elected by the Department(s) (state(s)) they represent and serve a single two-year term. The 28-member Council is the ruling body between National Conventions and are the voice of the members from their Districts. The Council functions similarly to a board of directors or a board of trustees.

Carol Harvey

Council Member #1
Represents
Maine
New Hampshire

Lee Spatafore

Council Member #2
Represents
Massachusetts
Vermont

Linda “Lyn” MacArthur

Council Member #3
Represents
Maryland
New Jersey

Colleen Thompson

Council Member #4
Represents
Delaware

Yvonne Massey

Council Member #5
Represents
Indiana
Missouri

Tish Von Wald

Council Member #6
Represents
Virginia
West Virginia

Margaret Jane “Janey” Feher

Council Member #7
Represents
Kentucky
Tennessee

Patsy Cole

Council Member #8
Represents
Alabama
Georgia

Nancy White

Council Member #9
Represents
North Carolina
South Carolina

Hope Gilbert

Council Member #10
Represents
Arkansas
Oklahoma

Carol Holmes

Council Member #11
Represents
Iowa
Wisconsin

Vivian Bernotas

Council Member #12
Represents
North Dakota
Wyoming

Jeanette Cox

Council Member #13
Represents
Colorado
Kansas

Tami Elliott

Council Member #14
Represents
Idaho, Montana
and Washington

Jeanette Garcia

Council Member #15
Represents
Arizona
New Mexico

Barbara Melnick

Council Member #16
Represents
Alaska
Hawaii

Jessie Stober

Council Member #17
Represents
Nevada, Oregon
and Utah

Dorothy Irving

Council Member #18
Represents
Connecticut
Rhode Island

Linda Nail

Council Member #19
Represents
Louisiana
Mississippi

Laurie Dale

Council Member #21
Represents
Nebraska
Minnesota

Marilyn Malick

Council Member #23
Represents
Michigan
South Dakota

Sandra Brenner

Council Member Area A
Represents
Pennsylvania

Diane Pencak

Council Member Area B
Represents
Illinois

Barbara Hodges

Council Member Area C
Represents
New York

Sandra Uzell

Council Member Area D
Represents
Ohio

Donita “Sue” Wells

Council Member Area G
Represents
California

Jayne McCormick

Council Member Area H
Represents
Texas

Lee Harris

Council Member Area J
Represents
Florida