The Utah Chapter of Women in Communications Inc. received two awards during the group's national professional conference in Atlanta.
It received an Outstanding Chapter Award for its 1990-91 achievements, including development of a five-year strategic plan and a focus on membership recruitment when membership increased by 46 percent and monthly meeting attendance was up 30 percent.Utah was one of two chapters receiving the award in the category of chapters with fewer than 60 members. Accepting the award was Barbara A. Shelley, immediate past chapter president.
The chapter also received a Membership Retention Award, given to only three chapters in the country, for having more than 92 percent member retention. It was accepted by Rebecca Chavez-Houck, chapter president-elect.