National Board

The National Board of NCCO is comprised of 50 collegiate choral conductors from around the US and Canada as appointed by the Officers of NCCO. Board members are the primary liaisons between NCCO’s officers and NCCO’s stakeholders.

National Board members serve staggered, four-year terms in groups of ten per region. The regions of representation are:

  • Central: AR, KS, NE, ND, OK, SD, TX, LA, MO
  • Eastern: CT, DE, DC, ME, MD, MA, NH, NJ, NY, PA, RI, VT, VA, WV
  • Midwestern: IL, IN, IA, MI, MN, OH, WI
  • Southern: MS, AL, FL, GA, KY, NC, SC, TN
  • Western: AK, AZ, CA, CO, HI, ID, MT, NV, NM, OR, UT, WA, WY, Canada

National Board Members

Given NameSurnameInstitutionStateRegionTerm
NicoleAldrichWashington University in St. LouisMissouriCentral2020–2023
MarquesGarrettUniversity of Nebraska–LincolnNebraskaCentral2020–2023
BrianSchmidtBaylor UniversityTexasCentral2020–2023
JoshuaOppenheimKansas State UniversityKansasCentral2020–2023
AndyMorganHendrix CollegeArkansasCentral2018–2021
ClintonDesmondDakota Wesleyan UniversitySouth DakotaCentral2018–2021
EliseHepworthMissouri Western UniversityMissouriCentral2018–2021
MarianaFarahUniversity of KansasKansasCentral2018–2021
TraceyGregg-BoothbyRose State CollegeOklahomaCentral2018–2021
NicholausCumminsNorthwestern State UniversityLouisianaCentral*2018–2021
CaronDaleyDuquesne University PennsylvaniaEastern2020–2023
MargueriteBrooksYale UniversityConnecticutEastern2020–2023
TimRenoSiena CollegeNew YorkEastern2020–2023
BrandonWilliamsRutgers UniversityNew JerseyEastern2020–2023
Helenavon RuedenHampden-Sydney CollegeVirginiaEastern2020–2023
DanPerkinsPlymouth State UniversityNew HampshireEastern2018–2021
DanielMcDavittGoucher CollegeMarylandEastern2018–2021
JeffreyDoumaYale UniversityConnecticutEastern2018–2021
NicolásDosmanUniversity of Southern MaineMaineEastern2018–2021
RolloDilworthTemple UniversityPennsylvaniaEastern2018–2021
ErinColwitzNorthern Michigan UniversityMichiganMidwestern2020–2023
MichaelMcGaghieMacalester CollegeMinnesotaMidwestern2020–2023
EduardoGarcía-NovelliCarthage CollegeWisconsinMidwestern2020–2023
RichardSchnipkeBowling Green State UniversityOhioMidwestern2020–2023
GabrielaHristovaUniversity of Michigan–FlintMichiganMidwestern2020–2023
CherylFrazes HillRoosevelt UniversityIllinoisMidwestern2018–2021
EugeneRogersUniversity of MichiganMichiganMidwestern2018–2021
StevenHankleUniversity of DaytonOhioMidwestern2018–2021
MerrinGuice GillBethel UniversityMinnesotaMidwestern2018–2021
LeeNelsonWartburg CollegeIowaMidwestern2018-2021
JenniferSenginGeorgia State UniversityGeorgiaSouthern2020–2023
DeannaJosephGeorgia State UniversityGeorgiaSouthern2020–2023
JasonFerdinandOakwood UniversityAlabamaSouthern2020–2023
LaurenWhithamWestern Kentucky UniversityKentuckySouthern2020–2023
AmandaQuistUniversity of MiamiFloridaSouthern2020–2023
MichaelHanawaltFlorida State UniversityFloridaSouthern2018–2021
AliciaWalkerUniversity of South CarolinaSouth CarolinaSouthern2018–2021
GaryPackwoodMississippi State UniversityMississippiSouthern2018–2021
IantheMariniColumbus State UniversityGeorgiaSouthern2018–2021
WilliamPowellAuburn UniversityAlabamaSouthern2018–2021
JillBurgettUniversity of Northern ColoradoColoradoWestern2020–2023
ShawnaStewartBiola UniversityCaliforniaWestern2020–2023
TimothyWesterhausGonzaga UniversityWashingtonWestern2020–2023
KelloriDowerSanta Ana CollegeCaliforniaWestern2020–2023
JaceSaplanUniversity of Hawai‘i–MānoaHawai‘iWestern2020–2023
AlecSchumackerHawai‘i Pacific UniversityHawai‘iWestern2018–2021
GraemeLangagerThe University of British ColumbiaBritish Columbia, CanadaWestern2018–2021
JeffreyBensonSan Jose State UniversityCaliforniaWestern2018–2021
KatherineFitzGibbonLewis & Clark CollegeOregonWestern2018–2021
ReedCriddleUtah Valley UniversityUtahWestern2018–2021