Vertie Smith (left), outgoing president of Lakewood Women in Business, receives a bouquet of flowers from new president Tish Andresen. The presentation took place at Oakbrook Country Club during the group’s annual meeting. In addition to Andresen, other new officers include: Gwen Young, vice president; Mina Lucas, secretary; and Barbara Vest, treasurer. Lakewood Women in Business was organized in the 1970s to allow business women to have an organization to help them grow professionally and also serve the community. LWB currently meets monthly for business and social activities.