Elected WVFDW president
Anna Gillespie of Colliers, right, was elected president of the West Virginia Federation of Democratic Women during it annual convention held in September. Gillespie has been first vice president and Northwest Regional director for the WVFDW and has been a member and chairman of many state committees. Locally, she has been a member of the Brooke County Democratic Women for several decades and has served on many committees as well as offices for the local club. She has served as president of the BCDW for several terms as well and currently is its corresponding secretary. BCDW President Heather Stone, left, presented Gillespie with a potted mum at its last meeting.