About WAFCS Public Information Director

The Washington Association of Family & Consumer Sciences (WAFCS) is a professional family & consumer sciences organization dedicated to connecting professionals and touching lives. Family & Consumer Sciences (FCS) is the comprehensive body of skills, research, and knowledge that helps people make informed decisions about their well being, relationships, and resources to achieve optimum quality of life. The field represents many areas, including human development, personal and family finance, housing and interior design, food science, nutrition and wellness, textiles and design, and consumer issues. The mission of the Washington Affiliate is to provide leadership and services to our members, promote advocacy, and develop partnerships and alliances to enable communities, empower individuals, and strengthen families.

Family & Consumer Sciences Loses a Pillar of the Profession

Breaking News
March 18, 2017

Word was received this afternoon that Dr. Alberta Hill, 98, died this morning in Emmet, Idaho, where she has resided for the past few years. Dr. Hill will be remembered as a pillar of Family & Consumer Sciences globally, nationally, and in Washington State.

 Specific memorial details are not available at this time but will be announced as soon as possible.