2011 Convention Agenda

Thursday Evening, April 14, 2011

8:30 p.m. OFDWC Executive Board
Executive Board Meeting – Meeting Room III
Work Session – Meeting Room II
Host: 3rd District


Friday, April 15, 2011

8:30 a.m. Registration and Credentials – Pre-Convene Room

10:00 a.m. Opening Preliminary Session - Room B

Invocation: Chaplain, Christine Byrd, Georgia Brown Metro
Pledge of Allegiance Nicole Kirkpatrick, State Secretary OFDWC
Welcome Sweet Pea Abernathy 3rd District President OFDWC
Response Charline Eblen 2nd Vice President
Introduction of Anita Norman, National 3rd Vice President NFDW
State President
Greetings, Introductions Christie Breedlove State OFDWC Pres.
& Announcements

10:30 a.m. Todd Goodman, Oklahoma Democratic Party Chairman

Convention Committee Reports:
Credentials Pat Harris-Cook
Rules and By-Laws Senator Debbe Leftwich
Nominations Anita Norman
Jane Flood Memorial Sweet Pea Abernathy
Scholarships and Internships Pat Harris-Cook
Projects Charline Eblen
Membership Anita Norman
Budget and Finance Rae Weese/Alice Dower
Resolutions Sue Storts
Legislative Christie Breedlove
Program Book Pat Padgett/Debbie Hogue Downing
Club Presidents Report
 

Recess

Friday Luncheon – 12:00 PM – Rooms C & D
Hosted by: 3rd District

Invocation: Chaplain Christine Byrd, Georgia Brown Metro
Introduction of Head Table 3rd District President
Introduction of Speaker Christie Breedlove State President
Speaker: Rep. Emily Virgin
Door Prizes
Announcements


Friday Afternoon:
1:30pm WORKSHOP SESSION – Room B
Legislative Bill Tracking

2:30pm Resume Club Presidents Reports
State Officers Reports:
President: Christie Breedlove
1st Vice President: Patricia L. Harris-Cook
2nd Vice President: Charline Eblen
3rd Vice President: Senator Debbe Leftwich
Secretary: Nicole Kirkpatrick
Treasurer: Jana Harkins
Immediate Past President: Debi Thompson
Affirmative Action: Christine Price Allen, Committee Chair
District Presidents Reports:
1st District/President: Sue Storts
2nd District/President: Ann Weaver
3rd District/President: Sweat Pea Abernathy
4th District/President: Darlene Aebisher
5th District/President: Debbie Hogue-Downing


Hosted by: 3rd District

Doors open at 6:00 p.m.
Empowering Women for Progress Fair

Friday Night Meal - 7:00 PM – Rooms C & D
 

Invocation: Chaplain Christine Byrd, Georgia Brown Metro
Introduction of Head Table 3rd District President
Introduction of Speaker Christie Breedlove State President
Speaker: State Senator Judy Eason McIntyre
Door Prizes
Announcements
 

Saturday, April 16, 2011

8:30 a.m. Registration and Credentials – Pre-Convene Room

10:00 a.m. OPENING SESSION – Room B

Presentation of Colors:
Flag Salute Charline Eblen, State 2nd Vice President OFDWC
Welcome Sweet Pea Abernathy, 3rd District President OFDWC
Response Debbe Leftwich, State 3rd Vice President OFDWC


10:30 a.m. WORKSHOP SESSION
Treasurer Duties – Room B

Saturday Luncheon – 12:00 Noon – Rooms C & D
Hosted by: 3rd District

Invocation: Chaplain Christine Byrd, Georgia Brown Metro
Introduction of Head Table 1st District President
Presentation of Awards:
Scrap Book Charline Eblen
First Time Convention Goers Charline Eblen
Traveling Gavel Charline Eblen
Cleo White Memorial Pat Harris-Cook
Jane Flood Scholarship Pat Harris-Cook
Pat Frank Internship Pat Harris-Cook
Jane Flood Memorial Ceremony Sweet Pea Abernathy
Door Prizes
Announcements

Saturday Afternoon Business Session – Room B

1:45 p.m. WORKSHOP SESSION
Presidential Duties – Room B

3:00 p.m.

Final Credential Report Pat Harris-Cook
Committee Reports to be voted upon:
Rules: Senator Debbe Leftwich
Review and Approval of Minutes Nicole Kirkpatrick
Nomination: Anita Norman
Election of 2011-2013 State Officers
Budget: Jana Harkins,/Rae Weese
Bylaws: Senator Debbe Leftwich
Resolutions: Sue Storts
Other Business
Announcements
Adjournment

Saturday Night Reception – 5:30 pm – Atrium
Hosted by Executive Board
ODP Candidate Forum


Saturday Night Dinner – 7 pm - Rooms C & D
Doors open at 6:30 p.m.
Hosted by 3rd District

Dinner Music by: Neil McElderry

Public Auction will be before/during/after dinner:
Silent Auction before and during dinner.

Invocation: Chaplain Christine Byrd, Georgia Brown Metro
Introduction of Head Table 3rd District President, Sweet Pea Abernathy
Introduction of speaker: Jana Harkins, State Treasurer OFDWC
Banquet Speaker: Senator Connie Johnson

Presentation of Awards:
Outstanding Federation of Democrat Woman of the Year Charline Eblen
Democrat Woman Hall of Fame Charline Eblen

Installation of officers

Door Prizes

This concludes our 2011 OFDWC Convention
Many thanks to the 3rd Congressional District!
Now let the Battle for Oklahoma Begin!!



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