NWHN's 3rd Annual Fall Reception: celebrating Cindy Pearson's 20th Anniversary with the network.
Cindy Pearson honors pioneer activists in the women's health movement: Barbara Seaman, co-founder of the NWHN (left); and Carol Downer, co-founder of SelfHelp Clinic and the L.A. Feminist Women's Health Center (right).
Adams National Bank event sponsors enjoyed their first NWHN event. Pictured are: Jeanne Hubbard (second from left), President and CEO; with Vice-Presidents Ali Kianersi (left), Bobbie Hart (second from right), and Terrell Braden (right).
Cindy's fans team up to celebrate (in order): Susan Schewel, NWHN Board Treasurer and Executive Director of the Greater Philadelphia Women's Medical Fund; Becky Chalker, author of the Complete Cervical Cap Guide; Kim Lau, NWHN Board Chair and professor of American Studies at U.C. Santa Cruz; Dara Mendez, public health student; Malika Redmond, NWHN Board Administrative Vice Chair and founder of the International Black Youth Summit; and Jill Battalen, NWHN Director of Individual Giving.
Audrey Sheppard, Women's Health Consulting (left); Nikki Heidepriem, Heidepriem & Mager, Inc., an event sponsor (center); and Amy Allina, NWHN Program Director (right), strategize about the latest women's health issues.
Cindy Pearson speaks in appreciation to the guests.
Cindy Pearson (center) congratulates sponsors from the Adams National Bank Terrell Braden (left) and Ali Kianersi (right).
Collective Voice members and event sponsors Phil Corfman, former FDA Medical Officer (left); and Representative Maxine Grad (D-VT) (right); share stories with Byllye Avery (second from left) and Jill Battalen (second from right), NWHN's Director of Individual Giving.
Dina Morad, National Women's Law Center (left); Malika Redmond, NWHN Board member and founder of the International Black Youth Summit (center); and Ali-Sha Alleman, Executive Director of Ramona's Way (right), get acquainted at the event.
Kiesha McCurtis, NWHN's Health Information Coordinator (center), speaks about her work with students from Georgetown University's Complementary & Alternative Medicine Program.
Event program speakers Judy Norsigian, Executive Director of Our Bodies Ourselves (left); and Byllye Avery, former NWHN Board member and founder of the Avery Institute for Social Change (far right); talk with Latasha Jackson, NWHN's Office Coordinator (left); and Sara Lake, NWHN intern (right).
Dr. Elizabeth Suiter, a physician with the Unity Health Center and a former NWHN intern, toasts Cindy's 20th anniversary with the NWHN.
Lyle Pearson Company
Adams National Bank
Marcia and Franz Allina
Prudence Bovee Copywriting
Brown & Szaller Co. LPA
Carol Fontein & David S. Cohen
Dr. Adriane Fugh-Berman
General Systems Corporation
Representative Maxine Grad
Hyman, Phelps & McNamara
Mary Ann Leeper
NWHN Board of Directors
Mariamne Whatley & Nancy Worcester
Mr. Stacey Zones
International Partnership for Microbicides
Reproductive Health Technologies Project, Inc.
T/C Mailing, Inc.
Atlanta Feminist Women's HealthCenter
Dr. Philip Corfman
Feminist Women's Health Centers of Northern California
Susan & Edward Ferguson
Susan K. Flinn
Natalie Moss, CPA
National Research Center for Women and Families
Gale & Milo Pearson
Washington Area Women's Foundation
Special Thanks to--Ecoprint & Roger Telschow