2016 Officers

President Reginald Pittman () Manhattan, KS
President-Elect Paul Houghtaling () Tuscaloosa, AL
Vice President for Conventions Carleen Graham () Potsdam, NY
Vice President for Regions Samuel Mungo () San Marcos, TX
Recording Secretary Carol Notestine () Columbus, OH
Treasurer Carol Ann Modesitt () Cedar City, UT
Immediate Past President David Holley () Greensboro, NC

Other Positions

Executive Director Robert Hansen () Canyon, TX
Associate Executive Director Kirk Severtson () Potsdam, NY
Editor, Opera Journal Bonnie Cutsforth-Huber () Altoona, PA
Editor, NOA Notes Newsletter David Holley () Greensboro, NC
Webmaster Kirk Severtson () Potsdam, NY
Archivist Maurice Wheeler () Denton, TX

Board of Directors

Ben Brecher, CA Linda Lister, NV
Albert Chaney, PA Louise Lofquist, CA
Mark Ross Clark, LA Hugh Murphy, NY
Lisa Dawson, IN Dawn Neely, GA
Melanie Helton, MI Richard Poppino, OR
Leigh Holman, CO David Ronis, NY

 

Governors

NOA is comprised of thirteen regions, each with a regional governor, to foster regional activities and collaboration among members:

Region States Governor
Cal Western AZ, CA, HI, NV, UT Carol Ann Modesitt ()
Central IA, IL, MO Christine Seitz ()
Eastern DE, NJ, NY, PA, WV, E. ON Mary Kay McGarvey ()
Great Lakes IN, MI, OH, W. ON Melanie Helton ()
Mid-Atlantic MD, NC, SC, VA, DC Kenneth Wood ()
Mid-South KY, TN Jeffrey Williams ()
New England CT, MA, ME, NH, RI, VT, QC, Maritimes Caroline Schiller ()
North Central MN, ND, SD, WI, MB, SK Copeland Woodruff ()
Northwestern AK, ID, MT, OR, WA, AB, BC Chris Pfund ()
Southeastern AL, FL, GA, PR, VI Dawn Neely ()
Southern AR, LA, MS Mark Clark ()
Texoma NM, OK, TX Barbara Hill Moore ()
West Central CO, KS, NE, WY Alisa Belflower ()

About NOA

 

Past Presidents of NOA

Leonard Treash (1955-56)
Daniel Harris (1957-58)
Peter Paul Fuchs (1959-60)
Howard Groth (1961-62)
Hubert Kockritz (1963-64)
Robert Gay (1965)
Richard Collins (1966-67)
David W. Scott (1968-69)
Clifford Reims (1970-71)
Arthur Schoep (1972-73)
Mary Elaine Wallace (1974-75)
Larry Day (1976-77)
Clifton Ware (1978-79)
Natalie Limonick (1980-81)
Marajean Marvin (1982-83)
Carl Zytowski (1984-85)
Jerome V. Reel, Jr. (1986-88)
Randall Holden (1988-90)
Leland Fox (1990-92)
Robert J. Murray (1992-94)
Randall Holden (1994-95)
Robert Hansen (1995-98)
Arvid Knutsen (1998-2000)
Pat Heuermann (2000-02)
Ryan Edwards (2002-04)
Penelope Speedie (2004-06)
JoElyn Wakefield-Wright (2006-08)
John Pfautz (2008-10)
Elizabeth Kirkpatrick Vrenios (2010-12)
Julia Aubrey (2012-14)
David Holley (2014-16)