LOCAL WOMAN ELECTED TO NATIONAL POSITION AT NATIONAL MULTIPLE BIRTH
PARENTING CONVENTION IN PHOENIX, AZ
By Gwen Shogren • Modified: September 9, 2013 at 10:53 am •
Published: September 9, 2013
Gwen Shogren of Edmond was
elected to the position of Treasurer for Multiples of America Also known as the
National Organization of Mothers of Twins Clubs, Inc. (NOMOTC) during the 53rd annual
national convention held in Phoenix, AZ this past July.
Gwen Shogren has been a
National volunteer for 13 years. Gwen and Dale Shogren are the parents of
Caitlin and Chelsea, 20, Taylor, 16, and Matthew, 12. Gwen is a member of the
Edmond Mothers of Multiples, a local chapter of Multiples of America/NOMOTC.
The Edmond Mothers of Multiples meets every second Thursday of the month at St.
Mary’s Episcopal Church in Edmond, OK.
Multiples of America/NOMOTC is
a national support organization, founded in 1960, and comprised of local
chapters and individual members primarily concerned with education and research
pertaining to multiple birth children -- twins, triplets and higher order
multiples. Headquartered in Franklin, Tennessee, Multiples of America/NOMOTC
serves over 25,000 members, with approximately 320 clubs in 44 states across
Each year, Multiples of
America/NOMOTC hosts a national convention and conducts its annual business
meeting and this year it was held at the Arizona Biltmore Resort and Spa in
Phoenix Arizona. This exciting week of activities allowed Gwen Shogren to
attend a variety of keynote presentations and workshops, time to network with
numerous other members from local and state chapters from across the United
States, and to learn more about this vital and important nonprofit National
You can visit Multiples of
America/NOMOTC’s award winning website at www.nomotc.org.
For further information about this local chapter of NOMOTC, or about individual
or professional membership options, please contact www.emoms.org locally, or the NOMOTC Executive
Office at 1-248-231-4480.
out the wonderful article on Parenting Multiples in this months Arizona
Parenting Magazine. It also highlights Multiples of America!
NOMOTC was mentioned in an article on the web about the importance of finding support for parents of multiples. Check out the link: