Officers. NPW’s own Lori Potter, Kearney Hub ag and natural resources reporter, is now president of the national organization! In addition, Barb Micek of Fullerton, Nance County Journal editor, is the NFPW historian. We’re proud of both and give them our full support.
Sweepstakes Award. Highlight of the 2008 NFPW convention in Idaho Springs, Idaho, was the presentation of the national communications contest Sweepstakes Award to Lori Potter (pictured right). Shocked though she was, Potter still managed to deliver an inspirational and motivational acceptance speech.
2011. Nebraska Press Women and Iowa Press Women co-hosted the 2011 NFPW Conference in Omaha/ Council Bluffs. The pre-tour went to various locations in Nebraska and the post-tour went to Iowa.