Plano Republican Women

PRW members attended the NFRW convention in Philadelphia in September 2017 - the opening event was held at the National Constitution Center. 

Loren Spivack, the Free Market Warrior, spoke at PRW's October 2015 meeting on economics and read from his parody books on national politics such as The New Democrat.

Texas State Senator Van Taylorspoke at the February 2016 PRW meeting about conservative accomplishments at the Texas Legislature.

KrisAnne Hall spoke on Article V of the U.S. Constitution and State Sovereignty at the March 2018 PRW meeting

Previous Meetings and Events

PRW members participated in the Plano 4th of July Parade,

July 4, 2017.

​Previous Meetings and Events

PRW members participated in March4Trump, one of many

demonstrations across the nation to show support for President Trump March 4, 2017.

Karen Watson (left), creator of GOPbuzz and author of Being Black and Republican in the Age of Obama, was the guest speaker for PRW's September meeting.

In June PRW joined four other conservative groups for a booth to Celebrate Freedom at Southfork. The event features lots of Christian bands, lots of booths and has been held annually for about 25 years. The booth advertised "vote your values" and registered voters. 

Our May 2015 program featured Patriots Paws a non-profit organization based in Rockwall, Texas. We learned about the work they do to train and provide dogs (for free) for service to veterans and others with disabilities. ​Patriots Paws relies on donations and special events for funding. 

At the April 2015 general meeting Peggy Venable (left), Texas policy director & Senior States Policy Adviser for Americans for Prosperity, spoke about the current Texas legislative session and policy goals for AFP. 

An event organized by the Texas Federation of Republican Women (TFRW), Legislative Day 2015, brought PRW members to Austin for meetings, workshops, a luncheon, an evening gala and a tour of the newly restored Texas Govenor's Mansion.

PRW members attended the 50th Anniversary of the Collin Co Lincoln Day Dinner which honored Congressman Sam Johnson and featured guest speaker Mia Love, U.S. Representative from Utah's 4th congressional district.

PRW members volunteer at the office of State Senator Van Taylor.

In December 2017, PRW enjoyed a special event Christmas Tea featuring the Plano Senior High School Chamber Singers and the installation of 2018 PRW Officers.

In February 2016 PRW President Catherine Gibb (L) and 1st VP Programs Stephanie Casson attended TFRW Leadership Day in Houston, Texas.

September 2016 speaker was Neal J. Katz, Executive Director of the Collin County Republican Party. Neal spoke about current voter I.D. policies, ballot integrity and the concern of fraudulent votes.

Karl Voigtsberger reviewed the November 2016 voting results at the January 2017 meeting. Karl represents our district on the Texas Republican Executive Committee.


PRW members participated in the

2016 Collin County Senate District 8 Convention and PRW President Catherine Gibb (L) served as Convention Secretary.

Karen Newton, TFRW VP Finance and nominee for TFRW President 2018 was PRW's guest speaker for October 2017.

PRW President Catherine Gibb (2nd from left) accepted the Diamond Award from NFRW along with other Collin County honorees at the September NFRW convention in Phoenix, Arizona.

State Representative Jodie Laubenberg (right) discussed the results of the 84th Texas Legislature at PRW's August 2015 meeting.

PRW members attended the TFRW 31st Biennial Convention in Dallas in October 2017.

August 2017 guest speaker was Nick Adams 

best selling author, columnist and commentator.

PRW 2nd VP for Membership, Anne Logan (2nd from right), was honored at TFRW's Tribute to Women Luncheon held during the Texas GOP Convention.

The January 2018 PRW meeting featured a forum for candidates in the GOP primary for TX Senate Dist 8 (Phillip Huffines and Angela Paxton) and TX House Dist 89 (Candy Noble and John Payton).

In April Toni Anne Dashiell, RNC National Committeewoman spoke about RNC news and about Right2Speak an organization calling for a return to truly free speech and an atmosphere where we can debate our differences without fear or threats

Keith Self County Judge, Collin County Commissioners Court spoke at the November meeting about the election results and Collin County priorities for the coming years.

Dr. Yoram Solomon, Plano ISD Trustee, addressed PRW at the March 2016 meeting. 

PRW offers a variety of programs and activities for our members throughout the year.

For upcoming events please go to the Calendar page


For information about attending PRW meetings

please go to the About page

Plano City Council Members Ron Kelley, Anthony Ricciardelli and Rick Smith presented the State of the City Report to PRW at the November 2017 meeting.

Angela Powell, PISD Board Trustee, talked about PISD issues and answered questions at the February 2018 meeting.

Jim Skinner was the guest speaker at PRW's first meeting of 2016. Jim spoke about active shooter situations and how to defend yourself.

Texas State Senator Van Taylor and Collin County Representatives to the Texas Legislature were guest speakers at PRW's October 2017 meeting.