2021 Annual Meeting

Watch the meeting below!

Our 2021 Annual Meeting took place on Tuesday, August 31st 2021. The meeting featured updates from EGA leadership on the EGA’s Education, Marketing and more, and you can watch it on the video below. Below you can also find a second video with highlights include the installation of the new officers, photos from the Education Exhibit, Golden Needle Awards, Bobbie Pilling Memorial Awards, and the announcement of the winners of our Gold Thread Awards.

Video 1: EGA Annual Meeting 2021

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The timestamps below will let you get to specific sections of the meeting. Clicking a timestamp will open the video on YouTube.

00:00 Welcome by President Janet Noble
3:35 Agenda
4:10 2021 Review by President Janet Noble
7:35 Region Report by Vice President Marge Kelly
11:27 Marketing and Membership by Director Beth Lindsay
16:55 Education by Director Celeste Chalasani
23:22 Treasurer Report by Treasurer Jennifer Mullins
24:17 Bylaws Report by Bylaws Director Kathy Weigl
26:31 Secretary Report by Secretary Kathy Melville
26:58 Diversity, Equity and Inclusion by Marge Kelly
28:40 Headquarters Update
29:20 Questions and Answers
32:40 Voting Results by Kathy Melville
34:22 Introduction of Incoming Officers

Video 2: 2021 EGA Highlights

In this video you will be able to enjoy some of the events that took place at our 2021 National Seminar: The Magnificent Stitch in Chicago, including the installation of new officers and the Gold Thread Awards for 2020 and 2021. You will also see selection of needlework from the Golden Needle Awards, Bobbie Pilling Awards, Education Exhibit and more.

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00:10 Education Exhibit: Master Craftsman Program Photos
01:38 Gold Thread Awards 2020
03:30 Gold Thread Awards 2021
06:08 Bobbie Pilling Memorial Award Photos
06:56 Installation of New Officers
10:08 Installation of President Karen Hamilton
13:04 Golden Needle Awards Photos
14:33 Education Exhibit: Courses
15:19 2022 Seminar Broadway Bound Preview

More Photos: Golden Needle Awards 2021