Berkeley Branch Officers

(updated August 2021)

Board members can be contacted with the listed address with after it.

Executive Board

President Karma Bennett berkeley.cwc
Vice President  Keith Gaboury vp.berkeley.cwc
Secretary  Ananya Dhawan secretary.berkeley.cwc
Treasurer  Gary Durbin treasurer.berkeley.cwc

Board of Directors

Central Board Representative  -open-  cb.cwc.berkeley
NorCal Delegate  Terry Tierny norcal.cwc.berkeley
At Large  Francine Howard
Membership Chair  Kristen Caven members.cwc.berkeley
Programs Chair  Randy MacNair speakers.cwc.berkeley

Member Relations Team

New Member Orientation  Kristen Caven
Nominating Committee  (appointed in January)
MRMS System Administrator Lily Iona McKenzie berkeley.cwc
Historian Therese Pipe & Linda Brown
Hospitality, Check-in, New Member Liaison -open-  


Write Angles Newsletter Editor Diane Swan~ writeangles
Web Master  Karma Bennett web.cwc.berkeley
Social Media ~open~ social.cwc.berkeley
Advertising & Public Relations  ~open~  news.cwc.berkeley
Member profile page JoAnn Smith

Programs & Events

Monthly Speakers & CWC Authors  Randy MacNair speakers.cwc.berkeley
Workshops ~open~ workshops.cwc.berkeley
Fifth-Grade Story Contest ~open~ 5th.cwc.berkeley
Book Raffle ~open~

Support/Critique Groups


  • Fiction ~open~
  • Non-Fiction: Narrative Suzann Robbin, Journalistic Michael Larsen
  • Poetry ~Keith Gaboury ~

Submission Support Group Fred Dodsworth
Craft Support Group Henry Hitz
Marketing Support Group Kymberlie Ingalls cwcmarketinggroup
5-Page Support/Critique Group  Bob Haus newsjazz4@aol
Poetrope Leena Prasad
New Voices Group Francine Howard
Google Group Moderator Kristen Caven members.cwc.berkeley

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