About Us

Local Chapter Information


President - Cinda Hall

Vice President - Gerty Roemer

Secretary - Liz Gilbert

Treasurer - Margaret Hardie

Past President - Kim Thornton

Past MAR Region Director - Patty Smith-Gardner

Standing Committees

Education - Patty Smith-Gardner

Fundraising - Volunteer Needed

Membership & Directory - Phyllis Archer

Newsletter - Laura Bonnington

Programs & Region Representative - Diane Bishop

Web & Social Media - Liz Gilbert

To get in contact with a specific officer, choose "Contact an Officer" for the Subject on the Contact form and include their name or position in the body of the form.

To volunteer for a committee or officer position, choose "Volunteer" as the Subject and include the position name in your comment.

National Information

Embroiderers’ Guild of America: Where Needle Art Lives

The Philadelphia Area Chapter is part of the Embroiderers’ Guild of America, a 501(c)(3) organization.


The mission of the Embroiderers’ Guild of America is to inspire passion for the needle arts through education and the celebration of its heritage.

To learn more about EGA please visit the links below.



EGA’s Headquarters are located at 1205 East Washington Street, Suite 104, Louisville, KY, 40206.