Women in Insurance and Financial Services

Elects 2020-2021 National Officers and Board of Directors

ALBANY, NY (10/21/2020) (readMedia)-- FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact: Kelly Cartwright

866-264-WIFS | office@wifsnational.org



ALBANY, NY –Women in Insurance & Financial Services (WIFS) announces its 2020-2021 slate of officers and directors. The board members were elected and installed at WIFS' 2020 Annual Meeting, held on October 20 prior to the organization's National Conference. Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the meeting and conference were held virtually.

Named to the Board were:


President: Carrie Sayre – Innovative Strategies: A National Life Group Agency | Dallas/Fort Worth, TX

Vice President: Darlene Flagg – National Life Group | Addison, TX

Treasurer: Pamela Scheppele | Thompson-Hamel, LLC | Caribou, ME

Immediate Past President: Dawn Wolfgram | Principal Financial Group | Kansas City, MO


Jennifer Bacaraella – SPS Family | Ann Arbor, MI

Chia-Li Chien – California Lutheran University | Thousand Oaks, CA

Hawley Woods Gray ¬– Appreciation Financial | Laguna Hills, CA

Sarah Williams – Creative One | Leawood, KS

Calinda Young – WealthCare | Louisville, KY

About WIFS

More than 80 years strong, Women in Insurance & Financial Services is an association of professionals working together to attract, develop and advance women in the industry. WIFS champions career opportunities, provides professional development and represents women's interests to the profession. Membership is composed of industry leaders, client facing and allied professionals who benefit from national and local chapter services. The vision of WIFS is to be the global change leader inspiring women to achieve their dreams. Members receive value from local chapters across the country, monthly education programs, an annual national conference, professional development and corporate partnerships.

For more information about WIFS and upcoming programs, visit WIFSnational.org or contact executive director, Kelly Cartwright, at 866-264-WIFS (9437).