The Women's Forum
Women's Forum Speakers and Programs, 2012-13
The Women of St. Stephen’s and their guests are cordially invited to the Women’s Forum on the first Tuesday of the month, October through May, with a break in January. There is no charge and no registration required for the Women’s Forum. Please note that this year, one of the monthly gatherings takes place in the evening, and another takes place off-site. Questions? Contact Bev Bates.
March 5, 2013|coffee, 9:30 a.m.; program, 10 a.m.
April 2, 2013|coffee, 9:30 a.m.; program, 10 a.m.
May 7, 2013 | 10:30 a.m. *
Past Women's Forum programs, 2012-13
October 2, 2012 | coffee, 9:30 a.m.; program, 10 a.m.
November 6, 2012|coffee, 9:30 a.m.; program, 10 a.m.
December 4, 2012| program, 11 a.m., Christmas luncheon, noon
Michael Simpson, director of the Richmond Renaissance Singers, accompanist for the Richmond Symphony Chorus, and organist at Second Presbyterian Church, returns to St. Stephen’s for this program of seasonal music. Michael served as Associate Director of Music here from 2006-2011.
February 7, 2013 | 6 p.m.
Children’s Home Society of Virginia
Nadine enjoys many strong connections to CHS because she is a CHS adoptive parent, former member of the CHS Board of Directors, and attorney who provided legal counsel to families adopting through the agency. Prior to joining the CHS staff, she served as the Executive Director of Volunteer Families (VF). Before working at VF, she practiced law at Hill, Tucker & Marsh Law Firm.
Nadine has been appointed a Hull Fellow in Philanthropy by the Southeastern Council of Foundations. She serves on the United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS) Foundation President’s Council. Nadine is also a member of the Virginia State Bar. She has served on several nonprofit boards, including as a Trustee of the Richmond Memorial Health Foundation National Network for Youth Policy Council, the Mid Atlantic Network for Youth (MANY), the Old Dominion Bar Association, and Richmond Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA).
She has also served on the alumni associations for both the University of Richmond and the T.C. Williams School of Law. Nadine has been a presenter at the National Network for Youth Symposium in Washington D.C., the Business Women’s Network Leadership Summit, the National Host Homes Conference sponsored by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, and the Jepson School of Leadership Studies at the University of Richmond. Her greatest accomplishment has been the adoption of her two children, Kaitlyn (13) and David Samuel (11).