About the MFRW

The Mississippi Federation of Republican Women is a member of the National Federation of Republican Women. Founded in 1938, the Federation is a grassroots organization with over 200,000 members and 2,000 local clubs across the nation, making it one of the largest and most influential women's political organizations in the country. 


As members of a financially and operationally independent organization, we strengthen the Republican Party by recruiting, training and electing candidates; advocating the Party's philosophy and initiatives; and empowering women of all ages, ethnicities, and backgrounds in the political process. 


Our objectives are to:

  1. Inform the public through political and legislative education, training and activity;
  2. recruit, train and elect Republican candidates;
  3. protect the integrity of our electoral process;
  4. promote the principles, objectives and policies of the Republican Party;
  5. unite and facilitate cooperation among the state and club organizations; and,
  6. increase the effectiveness of women in the cause of good government.

2020- 2021 Officers

 President:  Keri Abernathy ​- Pearl

 1st Vice-President: Kimberly Remak - Olive Branch

 2nd Vice-President: Jennifer Hall -Brandon

3rd Vice-President: Sandra McKiernon - Vancleave

 Secretary: Penny Payne - Biloxi

 Treasurer: Linda Wilson - Jackson


District Directors

First Congressional District Director:
Nancy B. Frohn - Oxford

Second Congressional District Director:

​Annette Frederick - Carthage

Third Congressional District Director:
Sharon Womack  - Brandon

Fourth Congressional District Director:
Lucy Hurst-Gordan
 - Ocean Springs