SHW is an all-volunteer organization depending on its members to keep it running smoothly. Leadership comes from elected Executive Board officers (president, vice president / program chair, treasurer, secretary, membership chair and up to five members at large). Acting as an advisory body to the President and Executive Board officers is the Board of Directors (four past and current presidents + Historian [ex-officio]).
The President may appoint other leadership positions to assist the boards. President Kevin Lemay is seeking interested parties to fill the following:
Cellarmaster – coordinates wines poured at meetings with a team of assistant cellarmasters.
Competition Coordinator – oversees and coordinates teams (cellar, clerks, hospitality, data, judging, awards) for Jubilee wine competition – assisted by Head Clerk, Jubilee hospitality coordinator, Chief Judge, Data Guru, and Jubilee Cellarmaster.
50th Anniversary Committee Chair – with the anniversary committee coordinates 2023 anniversary events.
Winemaking 101 Coordinator – develops and coordinates Winemaking 101 workshop and materials. Assisted by Winemaking 101 team members.
New Winemakers Crush – coordinates and sources the crush for Winemaking 101 students. Works in conjunction with Winemaking 101 coordinator.
Equpment Coordinator – coordinates and develops system for Club equipment rentals including revenue and storage.
Holiday Party Coordinator – coordinates December’s Club holiday party – venue, dinner, logistics, fundraiser (see Fundraiser Coordinator). Usually assisted by a committee.
Fundraiser Coordinator – coordinates the Club’s major fundraisers including the Jubilee and holiday party raffle and / or silent auction.
State Fair Coordinator – acts as a liaison between the State Fair and Club on the Club’s involvement in the State Fair’s home wine making activities including but not limited to wine competition and awards ceremony, and home wine making booth. Usually assisted by a team.
Newsletter Editor – captures Club events and happenings with a periodic on-line newsletter.
Some positions can be shared or shadowed, and ad hoc coordinators may be appointed as needed.
Contact President Lemay at firstname.lastname@example.org for additional information or to express your interest in the above positions.