Archive for the ‘Volunteer of the Month’ Category

October Volunteer of the Month: Andrea Ausland

Tuesday, October 5th, 2021

Andrea Ausland is October’s Volunteer of the Month. She kept us alive and thriving during the pandemic. Her calm, get it done, “no problem”, attitude has made the impossible look “easy-peasy”. She upgraded the gallery sound system, the security system and our video system.… Read more

September Volunteer of the Month: Glory Giffin

Thursday, September 2nd, 2021

Glory Giffin is September’s Volunteer of the Month. She has been consistently and quietly working behind the scenes since 2015 to ensure that SDWS has Staffers in place to keep our gallery open. Glory was nominated as a VOM in August of 2017.… Read more

August Volunteer of the Month: Sharon Sheehan

Tuesday, August 3rd, 2021

Sharon Sheehan is our Volunteer of the Month. For many years, she has been working diligently behind the scenes as the SDWS Workshop Registrar. Sharon has handled a multitude of tasks, including managing all aspects of workshop enrollment. From registrations to refunds and cancellations to communicating with registrants, Sharon has worked with the Workshop Director and Bookkeeper to keep track of data and make sure everyone is on the same page.… Read more

July Volunteer of the Month: Julie Anderson

Tuesday, July 6th, 2021

Julie Anderson is July’s Volunteer of the month. Since her first nomination in 2014, Julie has continued to volunteer in many capacities for SDWS. She has participated in Entry Days and Jury Days, served on committees for I Shows, and frequently sits the gallery, welcoming visitors and promoting our organization. … Read more

June Volunteer of the Month: Chuck McPherson

Friday, June 4th, 2021

Chuck McPherson is our Volunteer of the Month for June. He is a longtime member. Since joining SDWS in 2008, he has been a staunch supporter of our organization and a willing volunteer in many capacities. 

Chuck is a great team member bringing energy, a positive attitude, and new ideas to every meeting.… Read more

May Volunteer of the Month: Susan Wormsley

Wednesday, May 5th, 2021

Susan Wormsley is May’s Volunteer of the Month. Susan has served SDWS in many capacities over the years, and mostly “behind the scenes”; however, she was our Communications Director for several years, and in that role she created valuable contact lists for us in order to get the word out to artists and art lovers about our organization and its activities. … Read more

April Volunteer of the Month: Carolyn Rosado

Friday, April 2nd, 2021

Carolyn Rosado was the very first Volunteer of the Month in May 2014. She is now the April 2021 VOM. Carolyn has volunteered in numerous capacities at the San Diego Watercolor Society but is most known for her work with technology.… Read more

March Volunteer of the Month: Carla Scheidlinger

Saturday, March 6th, 2021

Carla Scheidlinger is a conscientious and unique volunteer. As our membership show publicity coordinator, she is a dedicated, behind the scenes writer. She is always willing to use her talents to promote our gallery and artists. Carla works with jurors every month to capture their comments to put into a power point presentation for the general meeting.… Read more

February Volunteer of the Month: Sandie Seckington

Friday, February 5th, 2021

Sandie Seckington is February’s Volunteer of the Month. She is a dedicated, long term volunteer, always willing to go the extra mile and making sure everything is completed correctly. Sandie has always been a consistent and friendly staffer, sitting the front desk nearly every month since 2013. … Read more

January Volunteer of the Month: Dwight Little

Monday, January 4th, 2021

Dwight Little is a great example of what makes SDWS thrive.  He’s been a member for years, working to smooth the transition from Kettner to Liberty Station. Dwight built the gallery partitions where we display our art. He constructed our shelves in the storage room and has tirelessly adjusted the lighting and made labels for all our exhibitions.… Read more