JLS Announces 2018-2019 Board of Directors and Management Team

On June 1, 2018, the Junior League of Springfield (JLS) installed new Officers, Board of Director members, and Management Team members for the 2018-2019 year. JLS was founded in 1959 as the Community Service League of Springfield and became an official Junior League as a member of the Association of Junior Leagues International (AJLI) in 1976.

JLS adopted a new governance structure in 2016 that saw the creation of a Management Team in addition to the Board of Directors. JLS began operating under this new governance structure for the 2017-18 League year.

The following individuals will comprise the 2018-19 JLS Board of Directors’ Officers:

  • Tammy Dixon, President
  • Nikki Holden, President-Elect
  • Bridget Lovelle, Secretary
  • Courtney Hayes, Treasurer

The following individuals are 2018-19 JLS Board Members:

  • Casey Chasteen, Management Director
  • Sheila Lundberg, Sustainer Director
  • Carrie Brown, Nominating Chair
  • Catherine Bass-Black, Kim Garwitz, Lori Murawski, Allison Robertson, Amie Squibb, At-Large Members-Active
  • Katie Moore and Susie Turner, At-Large Members-Sustainers

The following individuals will comprise the 2018-19 JLS Management Team:

  • Casey Chasteen, Management Director
  • Rachel Fuhrman, Management Director-Elect
  • Rachel Fuhrman, Manager of Communications
  • Ashley Clair, Manager of Communications-Elect
  • Mary Graham, Manager of Community Impact
  • Brandi Delleville, Manager of Community Impact-Elect
  • Stephanie Hesser, Manager of Finance
  • Cris Swateres, Manager of Finance-Elect
  • Emily Coulter-Dunn, Manager of Membership
  • Allison Anbari, Manager of Membership-Elect
  • Heather Goeller, Sustainer Director-Elect
  • Mia Young, Treasurer-Elect

Current JLS membership totals 558 members who are committed to upholding our mission. Please contact Junior League of Springfield for more information on becoming a member at 417-887-9412 or visit our webpage at www.jlspringfield.org.