Mardie Schroeder joined the Guild in 2014. In 2015 she was elected to the Board of Directors for the 2016-2017 term. In 2017 she was elected President of the Board of Directors. She was reelected to the Board in 2017 for another two-year term, and she served as President again in 2018 and 2019 for a second and third year. She can be reached at president@sdwritersguild.org.

Mardie published her debut novel in 2015, Go West For Luck, Go West For Love. She has contributed to The Guilded Pen every year since 2014. Her website: www.mardieschroeder.com.