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 Univ in St LouisMissouriCentral2020–2023
MarquesGarrettUniv of Nebraska–LincolnNebraskaCentral2020–2023
BrianSchmidtBaylor UniversityTexasCentral2020–2023
JoshuaOppenheimKansas State UnivKansasCentral2020–2023
vacantCentral2020–2023
AndyMorganHendrix CollegeCentral2018–2021
ClintonDesmondDakota Wesleyan UniversityCentral2018–2021
EliseHepworthMissouri Western UniversityMissouriCentral2018–2021
MarianaFarahUniversity of KansasKansasCentral2018–2021
TraceyGregg-BoothbyRose State CollegeCentral2018–2021
NicholausCumminsNorthwestern State UniversityCentral*2018–2021
SherrillBlodgettCastleton UnivVermontEastern2020–2023
MitosAndaya HartTemple UnivPennsylvaniaEastern2020–2023
TimRenoSiena CollegeNew YorkEastern2020–2023
BrandonWilliamsRutgers UnivNew JerseyEastern2020–2023
Helenavon RuedenHampden-Sydney CollegeVirginiaEastern2020–2023
DanPerkinsPlymouth State UniversityNew HampshireEastern2018–2021
DanielMcDavittGoucher CollegeEastern2018–2021
JeffreyDoumaYale UniversityConnecticutEastern2018–2021
NicolásDosmanUniversity of Southern MaineMaineEastern2018–2021
RolloDilworthTemple UniversityPennsylvaniaEastern2018–2021
ErinColwitzNorthern Michigan UnivMichiganMidwestern2018–2021
MichaelMcGaghieMacalester CollegeMinnesotaMidwestern2020–2023
EduardoGarcía-NovelliCarthage CollegeWisconsinMidwestern2020–2023
RichardSchnipkeBowling Green State UnivOhioMidwestern2020–2023
GabrielaHristovaUniv of Michigan–FlintMichiganMidwestern2020–2023
CherylFrazes HillRoosevelt UniversityIllinoisMidwestern2018–2021
EugeneRogersUniversity of MichiganMichiganMidwestern2018–2021
MarieBucoy-CalavanUniversity of AkronOhioMidwestern2018–2021
MerrinGuice GillBethel UniversityMinnesotaMidwestern2018–2021
JenniferSenginGeorgia State UnivGeorgiaSouthern2020–2023
DeannaJosephGeorgia State UnivGeorgiaSouthern2020–2023
JasonFerdinandOakwood UnivSouthern2020–2023
LaurenWhithamWestern Kentucky UnivKentuckySouthern2020–2023
AmandaQuistUniv of MiamiFloridaSouthern2020–2023
vacantSouthern2018–2021
AliciaWalkerUniversity of South CarolinaSouthern2018–2021
GaryPackwoodMississippi State UniversitySouthern2018–2021
IantheMariniColumbus State UnivGeorgiaSouthern2018–2021
MarkNabholzMississippi CollegeMississippiSouthern2018–2021
JillBurgettUniv of Northern ColoradoColoradoWestern2020–2023
ShawnaStewartBiola UnivCaliforniaWestern2020–2023
TimothyWesterhausGonzaga UnivWashingtonWestern2020–2023
KelloriDowerSanta Ana CollegeCaliforniaWestern2020–2023
JaceSaplanUniv 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