Eastern Chapter Information:
The Eastern Chapter represents members along the Eastern Seaboard of the United States including those residing in Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia, Bermuda, the Bahamas and the Caribbean.
Click here for details on our 2018 meeting in Fort Myers & Sanibel, Florida June 4-7.
Come for a drink and to meet fellow SATW members in your region. Plus, feel free to bring potential member actives, associates and editors along!
Join us for one of our upcoming meet-and-greets:
New York City— June 16, 2018
Eastern Chapter SATW members joined guests of Hawai’i Tourism Authority at the New York Botanical Garden, which co-sponsored a spectacular evening of food, wine, music, art, and, of course, foliage in celebration of its current exhibition Georgia O’Keeffe: Visions of Hawai’i. Thanks to Associate member Gayle Conran for making it all happen!
Photos (L to R): New member Lavanya Sunkara stops and smells the tropical flora and SATW members and others gathering outside the Enid Haupt Conservatory
Boston, MA - March 8, 2018
Boston Park Plaza Hotel, The Library
Thank you to Associate representative Suzanne Wenz for the generous hospitality!
Orlando, FL - February 20, 2018
Eastern Chapter members congregated in the Sunshine State for an evening at Gatorland® in Orlando. They checked out the theme park’s newest attraction, Stompin’ Gator Off-Road Adventure, and enjoyed the results of the park’s $2.2 million expansion, the largest since its opening in 1949. A big round of applause to Associate Kathy Hernandez for setting this up and to ex- Chair Bob Jenkins for acting as SATW host.
Providence, RI - August 6, 2017
Marriott Hotel, Aqua Poolside Lounge
Thanks to Providence Warwick CVB and 1st Vice Chair Kim Foley Mackinnon for assistance in planning!
New York, NYC - May 4, 2017
Thanks to Eastern Chapter Treasurer Karyl Leigh Barnes for planning assistance!
Arlington, VA - May 10, 2017
Thanks to Associate Cara O’Donnell of Arlington Convention & Visitors Service for additional sponsorship and help in planning!
Philadelphia, PA - April 25, 2017
Museum of the American Revolution
Thanks to Associates Donna Schorr and Paula Butler of Visit Philadelphia for sponsorship and help in planning!
(Lauralee Dobbins and Rob DiGiacomo)
Raleigh, NC - April 11, 2017
Watts & Ward
Thanks go to Associate Ryan Smith of Gilles and Zaiser for planning assistance.
(Members, left to right: Beverly Hurley, Scott Peacock,
Ryan Smith, JS Fletcher, Kathy Newbern)
Miami Beach, FL - March 1, 2017
The Betsy Hotel
Thanks to Associate firm Cheryl Andrews Marketing Communications for help in planning!
Boston, MA - Feb. 1, 2017
Fairmont Copley Plaza OAK Long Bar + Kitchen
Thanks to Associate Suzanne Wenz of the Fairmont for sponsorship and help in planning!
Congratulations to the 2017 Eastern Chapter Writing and Photography Contest Winners: Click here for the complete list of winners.
View the Eastern Chapter's Instagram Gallery, click here.
Eastern Chapter E-blasts:
Eastern Chapter Meeting Minutes:
06.23.17 - Eastern Chapter Board Meeting, Sheridan, Wyoming
10.27.16 - Eastern Chapter Board Meeting Minutes, Outer Banks NC
10.26.16 - Eastern Chapter Meeting Minutes, Wenzhou, China
Eastern Chapter Operations Manual, click here.
Eastern Chapter Officers:
Chair JoAnn Greco
First Vice Chair Kim Foley MacKinnon
Second Vice Chair Jason Frye
Secretary Joan Brower
Treasurer Ryan Smith
Active-at-Large Theresa Medoff
Associate Representative Cheryl Andrews
Associate-at-Large Suzanne Wenz
Ex-officio Chair Bob Jenkins
To learn more about the Eastern Chapter, please contact JoAnn Greco, chapter chair.