About Us

Who We Are

Press Women of Texas (PWT) is a non-profit organization open to men and women. It was founded in 1893 and is an affiliate of the National Federation of Press Women. It has been furthering the work of women in journalism and related professions for more than a century. Supporting more than just women in journalism, the organization advocates many causes, including education, preservation of library and archive materials, and the importance of scholarships.


President - Larry Arnold

Vice President/Membership - Sarah Cortez

Treasurer - Kay Casey

Secretary - Bonnie Arnold


Assistant Treasurer - Kathie Magers

Communications Contest - Kay Casey

COA - Angela Smith

Youth Projects - Kathie Magers

Historian - Janet McDaniel

Scholarship - Bonnie Arnold

FOI - Angela Smith

PR and Newsletter - Donna Hunt

Werlin Workshop - Cassy Burleson

Bylaws and Policies - Kathie Magers