Stephanie Stephanie Cole –  President
Stephanie has been a WI member for 35 years, belonging
to our institute and three others before moving to this area.
her early training was in catering and she also taught
cookery. Later she worked as a village correspondent for
a local newspaper and as a volunteer for the WRVS
Books on Wheels .
She says she has very much enjoyed the many benefits
that WI membership offers.
Jenny Napier – Vice President and Minutes Secretary
Jenny moved to West Chiltington in December 2010 to be near her daughter and family. She has been a member since February 2011 and on the committee for four years. She said: “I have found it to be a friendly, lively group, with lots of activities, and feel I have made some good friends already, which has made me feel much more at home in the village.” Jenny is a retired French teacher.
IMG_20161122_223303 (2) Jill Vincent – Vice President
Jill moved to West Chiltington just before Christmas last year and joined WI here in January having been a member of the very small Chelsfield Evening WI for some years. Her main interests are walking, dancing, craft and gardening and she has recently taken up croquet.  She is looking forward to getting to know and work with the committee and others in the WI.
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Wendy Chalu
– Treasurer
Wendy moved to Storrington some years ago for family reasons and joined our WI shortly afterwards.
She has been a WI member for 30 years which has included being involved at Federation and at a local level
in both Oxfordshire and Dorset and she is an ex-WI Adviser.
Her interests are art and craft, gardening, family history, film, theatre, plus helping out with the young grandchildren.
  Pat Price – Secretary
Pat joined our WI and our committee after moving to West Chiltington from Surrey where she was an active WI member, serving on the committee of Chipstead WI for 11 years in various roles including Secretary and Joint President. Her experience of WI started early having first gone to a Devon WI with her mother when she was 15. She says that West Chiltington WI was one of the first groups she looked at as a way of getting to know people.
IMG_0798 (2) Maureen Grizaard
Maureen  joined our WI in March 2015.
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Gilly Lindsay
Gilly joined the WI after being pleasantly surprised at what it had to offer, previously thinking it was all ‘jam and Jerusalem’ (not that there’s anything wrong with that!). She has not been disappointed and really enjoys the camaraderie and choice of activities.

Triciadewhurst Tricia Dewhurst – Catering Officer
Tricia joined West Chiltington WI in early 2015. Having moved to West Sussex from Surrey and newly retired , she has found the WI a great way to meet new people and get involved in village life.
Her interests include collecting antiques, classic cars, music and reading.
anne marie (2) Anne-Marie Smith
Anne-Marie moved to Storrington 3 years ago and joined West Chiltington WI to make new friends.  Having worked for a Bank for many years, she now enjoys walking, reading and travel. Hope you are enjoying the sunshine.  Look forward to seeing you soon.

 

lynda Lynda Williams –  Tea and Chair Rota Supervisor
Lynda has been a member of our WI for several years and does the very valuable job or phoning all
the ladies and gentlemen who have volunteered to put out chairs, help with teas and do the other
duties which are needed at our monthly meetings.