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Our mission is to offer women in the UNC-Chapel Hill and surrounding communities opportunities for friendship, social activities, intellectual stimulation and service to the University.

All women are welcome to join the University Woman’s Club. We look forward to meeting you!


Governing Board

A new club year brings new board leadership and committee chairs. We know that these are uncertain times, and we encourage you you to join us at our virtual fall reception.  This is where you’ll hear more about our plans for the coming year.

Board Members
  • President: Carol Marshall
  • First Vice President: Sandra Pickering
  • Second Vice President: Linda Haac
  • Secretary: Nancy Nye
  • Treasurer: Joan O’Brien
  • Assistant Treasurer: Linda Naylor
  • Parliamentarian: Anne Montgomery
  • Historian: Linda Haac
Committee Chairs
  • Membership: Lynn Martin
  • Nominations: Anne Montgomery
  • Interest/Activity Groups: Carol Ziemiecki
  • In Our Own Backyard: Mary Hoffman
  • UWC Scholarships: Linda Opfer
  • Email: Paula Easton
  • Website: Barbara Bell
  • Newsletter: Dee Lowdermilk
  • Brochure: to be confirmed
  • Handbook: Laurie Norman
  • Communications: DiAnne Lowe
  • Fall Reception: Mary Hoffman
  • Fall Program: to be confirmed
  • Holiday Reception: Anna Stine and Cecilia Mackey
  • Scholarship Fundraiser: Linda Opfer
  • March Program: to be confirmed
  • Spring Luncheon: Barbara Day and Nancy Nye

Past Presidents

Past Presidents, Spring Luncheon 2017
Norma Berryhill* 1949-50
Else Couch* 1950-51
Lida Edmister* 1951-52
Gladys Coates* 1952-53
Alpha Wettach* 1953-54
Lionne Rush* 1954-55
Gladys Lyons* 1955-56
Elizabeth Blackwell* 1956-57
Julia Spruill* 1957-58
Ida Lefler* 1958-59
Colette Lane* 1959-60
Jennie Hanf* 1960-61
Ione Linker* 1961-62
Margaret Holmes* 1962-63
Juanita Kreps* 1963-64
Marjorie Sloane* 1964-65
Thelma Boyd* 1965-66
Mary Arthur Stoudemire* 1966-67
Elizabeth Ellis* 1967-68
Eleanor Godfrey* 1968-69
Ida Phialas* 1969-70
Frances Brinkhous* 1970-71
Betty Caldwell 1971-72
Dorothy Mullen 1972-73
Ruth Greenberg 1973-74
Dewey London* 1974-75
Eleanor Carter* 1975-76
Eldora Brummet* 1976-77
Anita Hennis 1977-78
Margaret Hager* 1978-79
Sara Zug 1979-80
Helen Allen* 1980-81
Mary Morrow 1981-82
Pat Byrd* 1982-83
Alice Ingram* 1983-84
Margie Pfaff* 1984-85
Betsey Anderson 1985-86
Phyllis Sockwell 1986-87
Joan Williamson 1987-88
Lallie Godschalk 1988-89
Dorothy Cansler 1989-90
Betsy Bryan 1990-91
Dorothy Blyth 1991-92
Mary Howes 1992-93
Jean Phay 1993-94
Roberta Copeland 1994-95
Sally Walters* 1995-96
Sally Vilas 1996-97
Joy Murphy 1997-98
Florence Peacock 1998-99
Margy King 1999-2000
Marie Metcalf 2000-01
Ellyn Easterling 2001-02
Sharon Perry 2002-03
Nan Burby 2003-04
Mary Sugioka 2004-05
Carol Ziemiecki 2005-06
Donna Falvo 2006-07
Anne Montgomery 2007-08
Hannah Andrews 2008-09
Lilian Pruett 2009-10
Jane Lamm 2010-11
Gayle Hyatt 2011-12
Teddyann Madison 2012-13
Linda Naylor 2013-14
Michele Fletcher 2014-15
Paula Easton 2015-16
Barbara Day 2016-17
Aida Zukowski 2017-18
Patty Courtright 2018-19
Brenda Schoonover 2019-20
* indicates deceased