Contact Us

National Headquarters for the NLAPW

The Pen Arts Building and Art Museum
1300 17th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20036-1901

Phone: 202-785-1997

Fax: 202-452-6868

To contact individual board members, or to make general inquiries, please email

Please include the subject of your inquiry in the subject line and your email will be forwarded to the appropriate officer or chair.

Pen Arts room reservations:

For Pen Arts Building reservations, please call 202-785-1997 between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. EST Monday – Friday.

Staying at Pen Arts



Note: The National League of American Pen Women, Inc., is not affiliated with and does not endorse or manage the “Friends of NLAPW” Facebook group.

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Pen Women Membership

Find a branch in your area: NLAPW Branches.

For information on membership, see Becoming a Pen Woman or email one of the membership team chairs:

National Art Credentials Chair


National Letters Credentials Chair

Janine DeBaise
Central New York Branch

National Music Credentials Chair

Marcia Foster Dunscomb
Atlanta Branch

National Membership Development Chair (acting)

Beverly Goldie
Central Ohio Branch



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