The New England Chapter was chartered in 1976 as a regional division of the American Medical Writers Association, the leading professional organization for medical, biomedical, and health communicators. The chapter, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation, has about 350 members in the six New England states.

The chapter is governed by a Board of Directors.

2020–2021 Board of Directors

Board of Directors

President
Haifa Kassis

President-Elect
Jessica Solodar

Secretary/Clerk
Ellie Lin

Treasurer
Ana Bozas

Immediate Past President
Brian Head

Advisory Council

Committee Chairs

Connecticut Programs
Margaret Burke

Membership
Judy Linn

Membership Awards
Debbie von Rechenberg

LinkedIn Subgroup
Haifa Kassis

Bylaws Task Force
Debbie Ferguson

Website Migration Committee
Brian Head

Local Networking Coordinators (LNCs)
Andrea Gwosdow (Cambridge)
Ellie Lin (Worcester)
Haifa Kassis (Dedham)

Newsletter Editor
Judy Linn

Website Coordinator
TBD

Representative to AMWA Chapter Advisory Council
Andrea Gwosdow (7/1/2019-10/30/2020)
Dara Chadwick (11/1/2020-10/30/2021)

Councilors-at-Large
Dara Chadwick
Marisa Greenfield
Andrea Gwosdow
Jennifer Hellwig
Jill Shuman
Theresa Singleton
Debbie von Rechenberg

Committees Led by Chapter Officers

AMWA New England E-News
Jessica Solodar

Programs
Jessica Solodar

Nominating Committee
Jessica Solodar

Newsletters
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