Field Service

January-February 2017 Regional Field Service Meetings

The LWVMA Field Service program provides opportunities for local League leaders to meet, share and plan within defined geographical areas. The goal of the program is to support local League leaders, strengthen local Leagues and encourage regional collaboration.

Winter Field Service meetings:

  • Metro West: Saturday, January 14, 10:15 a.m.-1:00 p.m., NewTV, Newton. Contact Sharyn Roberts.
  • West: Saturday, January 14 1:30 p.m.- 3:30 p.m., Mocha Maya’s Shelburne Falls, Contact Nancy Polan.
  • Metro/South: Saturday, February 11, 10:15 a.m.- 12:30 p.m. Westwood Library. Contact Karen Price.
  • Metro Northwest: Sunday, January 29, 1:00 p.m., Concord Main Library, Trustees Room. Contact Lora Goldenberg.
  • Merrimack Valley/North Shore: Tuesday, February 21, 8:30-10:30 a.m. Friendly’s in Peabody. Contact Karen Price.
  • South Shore, Cape Cod, and MV: Tuesday, January 10, 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m., private home in Falmouth. Contact Phyllis Walsh.
  • Central: TBD, Contact Karen Price.

For questions, please contact Field Service Director Karen Price.

What is the Field Service Program?

  • The Field Service program provides regional training, communication, and mentoring for local League leaders by linking Field Service Representatives with local League leaders in defined geographical areas.
  • The goal of the program is to support local League leaders, strengthen local Leagues and encourage regional collaboration.
  • Each Field Service Representative typically convenes 2 meetings a year among the League leaders in the region, communicates regularly by email or other means, offers assistance to local League leaders as needed, and reports to the LWVMA Field Service Coordinator, Karen Price.

Winter 2017 Field Service Documents

2017 Advocacy and Legislative Agenda
Field Service Information and Links
Local League Basics
Membership Retention
2017 Upcoming Events
Voter Service Update

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Field Service Regions and Representatives

Click here to download a list of regions and representatives.

West (3 LLs)
Field Service Rep: Nancy Polan
LWVMA Board Liaisons: Jean Cherdack, Roz Broch
Local Leagues: Amherst, Northampton Area, Williamstown

Central (3 LLs)
Field Service Rep: Karen Price
LWVMA Board Liaisons: Jean Cherdack
Local Leagues: Grafton, Shrewsbury, Worcester Area

Metro Northwest (11 LLs)
Field Service Rep: Lora Goldenberg
LWVMA Board Liaisons: Nancy Brumback, Launa Zimmaro, Mary Ann Ashton
Local Leagues: Acton Area, Bedford, Chelmsford, Concord-Carlisle, Harvard, Lexington, Natick, Sudbury, Wayland, Westford, Weston

Merrimack Valley/North Shore (6 LLs)
Field Service Rep: Karen Price
LWVMA Board Liaison: Carole Pelchat
Local Leagues: Andover/North Andover, Cape Ann Area, Greater Haverhill, Hamilton-Wenham, Marblehead, Topsfield-Boxford-Middleton

Metro/South (6 LLs)
Field Service Rep: Karen Price
LWVMA Board Liaisons: Andrea Kozinetz, Shelley Drowns
Local Leagues: Boston, Brookline, Hingham, Norwood, Sharon-Stoughton, Westwood-Walpole-Dedham

Metro West (9 LLs)
Field Service Reps: Sharyn Roberts, Bonnie Carter
LWVMA Board Liaisons: Marlene O’Brien, Terry Yoffie
Local Leagues: Arlington, Belmont, Melrose, Needham, Newton, Waltham, Watertown, Wellesley, Winchester

FS brunch 2014-2South Shore/Cape & Martha’s Vineyard (5 LLs)
Field Service Rep: Phyllis Walsh
LWVMA Board Liaison: Marilyn Peterson
Local Leagues: Cape Cod Area, Falmouth, Martha’s Vineyard, Plymouth Area, Marion-Mattapoisett-Rochester

LWVMA Field Service Director
Karen Price