Member Donna Bryson wrote an excellent story accompanied by 28 photos reporting on CPW’s water panel and tour of the CSU Spur campus. Find it on CPW’s Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/groups/32868322303. The panel discussion featured three journalists who cover water issues: Conrad Swanson (Denver Post), Alex Hager (KUNC) and Jerd Smith (Fresh Water News).
Recognition for and a talk by Colorado’s 2023 Communicator of Achievement, Marilyn Saltzman followed a break for lunch after the panel. Colorado’s winners in the National Federation of Press Women’s At-Large Contest were announced. They will find out whether they won anything in the NFPW’s national contest when awards are given at the NFPW conference June 22-24 in Cincinnati, Ohio.
New Colorado Press Women officers who were elected at the business meeting are:
Co-Presidents – Sandy Graham and Ann Lockhart
Vice President-Program – Gay Porter DeNileon
Vice President-Membership – Sharon Almirall
Treasurer – Teresa Ford
Secretary – Dala Giffen & Karen Petersen
Volunteers are needed to edit the newsletter and chair the Communicator of Achievement award.