Membership Monday – Lindsay Michel

Lindsay Michel is the 2016-2017 Strategic Planner. Now serving her second year in the position, Lindsay is overseeing the JLDOC transition to its new membership model. She joined the League in 2014 in order to learn more about Durham, connect with the community, and make a positive impact through volunteering.  After serving on Touch-a-Truck, LindsayRead More

Moving Toward Community Impact

If you have been a JLDOC member for a while, you have probably heard about the transition we have been making from a league that supports a diverse range of worthy initiatives to one that is focused on making a lasting impact in one area. For the next several years, that issue will be HeathyRead More

Membership Monday – Jane Yarbrough

Jane (Royall) Yarbrough, the current Assistant Vice President for Communications, joined the JLDOC in 2013 after she moved to Durham. She was looking to meet like-minded women who are active, social, and invested in the community. After working with Community Connection and Issues-2-Impact (I2I), she realized she wanted to be more involved in aligning theRead More

Calling All Bargain Hunters

Everyone gets excited about a bargain, right? Who doesn’t love wandering into a thrift store and discovering a pair of crystal flutes, still in the box, for a song? Or stopping by a yard sale and finding a gorgeous wool coat with the price tags still attached? For 76 years the JLDOC has enabled bargainRead More

Membership Monday – Arielle Cutrara

Arielle Cutrara is the 2016-2017 JLDOC Vice President for Communications. This full-time mom and nanny joined the League in 2009. She says, “I grew up in a small town and even though we didn’t have a League there, I knew about the Junior League and the work they did in the community. I was impressedRead More

Membership Monday – Lisa Johnson

Lisa Johnson is the current JLDOC President Elect. The Vice President of Kil-Mor Pest Management joined the League in 2005 to make lasting connections with volunteer organizations and other volunteers in the area. Additionally, the JLDOC offered place to meet and welcome new people moving to Durham. This twice Vice President of Finance has alsoRead More

Membership Monday – Patty Sprouse

Patty Sprouse is the 2016-2017 JLDOC Recording Secretary. Patty joined the JLDOC in 2013 after hearing how great the League is from her friend, Jane Bullock. In her own words, “I love the notion of making a direct impact on our community with such a large force of dedicated women.” This impact was realized whenRead More

Membership Monday – Cat Lunger

Cat Lunger is one of the current Board Members At-Large. She joined the League in 2012 after moving from Columbus, Ohio, in order to get involved in the community. Her previous League experience includes serving as Chair of the Membership Advisor committee, and this is her second year serving as an At-Large Board member. HerRead More

Membership Monday – Jane Bullock

  Meet Jane Bullock, the 2016-2017 Immediate Past President of the JLDOC. Jane is a software consultant who joined the Junior League in 2007 when she lived in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. She was motivated to meet people and learn more about her community, which has led to nearly 10 years of service with the League.Read More

Membership Monday – Jessica Dedrick, JLDOC President

Meet Jessica Dedrick, the current JLDOC President. Jessica joined the JLDOC in 2006 because she was looking to meet new women, provide something back to the community and make connections. Prior to her service on the JLDOC Board, she was a member of League Advancement (now Fund Development) and chair of the Holiday Market. SheRead More