For 60 years, the Woman’s Democratic Club of Montgomery County, Maryland has helped to elect Democrats, support Democratic programs, and educate voters on local, state, and national issues. When Eleanor Roosevelt spoke to the Club at its very first luncheon in 1957, she began a tradition of lively exchanges with leading politicians, authors, academics, journalists and policy makers that continues today.

For 60 years, the Woman’s Democratic Club of Montgomery County, Maryland has helped to elect Democrats, support Democratic programs, and educate voters on local, state, and national issues. When Eleanor Roosevelt spoke to the Club at its very first luncheon in 1957, she began a tradition of lively exchanges with leading politicians, authors, academics, journalists and policy makers that continues today.

Volunteer On a WDC Committee

Click here to submit the committee volunteer form. If you have not joined WDC please do so here.

  • Advocacy Committee - Co-chairs Emily Shetty and Ginger Macomber; Advocate for WDC’s Priorities! Are you interested in getting more involved with our WDC Advocacy efforts? Do you have some time to research and take the lead on specific legislation? Our Committee has a number of vacancies. Please Contact Ginger Macomber, Advocacy Committee Co-Chair at ginger.macomber@gmail.com if you are interested in helping with any of the following:

  • Aging Issues Committee Chair

  • Affordable Housing Issues Committee Co-chair and Committee Members

  • Criminal Justice and Public Safety Issues Committee Members

  • Working Families Issues Committee Members

    Sign up to be part of WDC’s Advocacy Alert Team. The more of our members who take action by phoning or emailing a legislator, the more effective WDC will be in its advocacy efforts. Specific information is provided in each Advocacy Alert. (Click here to sign up!)

  • Communications Committee - Co-chairs Teddi Pensinger and Tracy Dhyani; writers, editors, and graphic designers create and distribute club news and events via e-news, social media, and community calendars. (communications volunteer form)

  • Education - Co-chairs Diana Conway and Brenda Wolff; leads educational forums based on current issues relevant to our membership and community (Sign Up Here)

  • Events- Co-chairs Shruti Bhatnagar  and Shebra Evans; venue & menu selection. (events volunteer form)

  • Membership & Outreach - Co-chairs Enid Light and Andrea Grossman; recruits and maintains members, encouraging them to volunteer, promotes club membership at various Democratic party and community events, organizes monthly Happy Hours. (Sign Up Here)

  • PACE - Co-Chairs Barbar Noveau and Dr. Nancy J Walker; political activism and civic engagement, voter registration (Sign Up Here)

  • Programs - Co-chairs Riki Sheehan and Laurie-Ann Sayles; outreach to find and organize guest speakers (Sign Up Here)

  • Digital, Media, and Tech Support: Squarespace, MailChimp, Paperform, Excel, G-Suite, Photography, Videography, Graphics (Sign Up Here)