The Upstate SC Chapter of Sisters in Crime opened the first meeting of 2012 with the election of new officers.
Howard Lewis was elected Chapter President
Linda Lovely was elected Chapter Vice-President
Helen Turnage was elected Chapter Treasurer
Deb Carr was elected Chapter Secretary
Kathleen Delaney and Linda Lovely announced new book contracts with Harlequin.
Linda reminded everyone to renew their membership in Sisters in Crime National Chapter, since that membership is a requirement for membership in the local chapter.
The decision was unanimous to continue holding meetings at The Runway Cafe, on the first Thursday of each month.
Our guest speakers were Jim Schoonover, a retired State Department employee, and his wife, Barbara. They both told entertaining tales of their three-year assignment in Cairo, Egypt.