About Us

The Northern Virginia Chapter of the American Sewing Guild includes the northern portion of Virginia from the Shenandoah Mountains to the Potomac River, south to Fredericksburg, Western Maryland and Washington, DC.  We are part of the national non-profit American Sewing Guild for people of all skill levels who love to sew!

Chapter Advisory Board (CAB)

2024 Elected Positions:    

Title/RoleName (ASG member since)
PresidentRebecca Pressley
SecretaryMichelle Murdoch
TreasurerSharon Decker
Membership ChairLinda Matt
Special Events ChairSally Bibro

Non-Elected Positions:

Title/RoleName (ASG member since)
Newsletter EditorMelissa Hayman
WebmasterMary Parker (2003)
Retail LiaisonBonnie Firestone (2002)
Community Service CoordinatorKathy Saladino
ASG HQ ContactBarbara Cortez
We have several local groups that meet monthly around the northern Virginia region.  View our Neighborhood Groups page to find a group local to you.

Our National Guild

Visit the American Sewing Guild's website to join our organization.  Once a member, you will have access to the special members-only area of the site as well as chapter events and news on GroupWorks!

Members are able to take free online classes as well as enjoy special discounts at online and local sewing-related shops.