Board of Directors


David McKinley, President Term 2014 – 2019 Contact
Greg DeJager, Treasurer Term 2017 – 2021 Contact
CJ Tam, Secretary Term 2016 – 2020 Contact
Ronette Bakke Term 2017 – 2022 Contact
Maggie Carabelos Term 2017 – 2021 Contact
Sharon Nagatani Term 2018 – 2022 Contact
Patricia Shaw Term 2016 – 2020 Contact
Mike Winther Term 2017 – 2021 Contact
Stoa Board of Directors Contact

Committee Chairs

Speech Committee

Angela Childress – Committee Chair
Shelley DeJager
Sue Danielson
Leslie Martin
Matthew Shipley

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Debate Committee

Katie Herche – Committee Chair
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Team Policy Task Force

TJ Harding
Steven Vaughan
Griffith Vertican
Mary Winther
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Lincoln Douglas Value Debate Task Force

Chase Harrington
Larry Sparks
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Parliamentary Debate Task Force

TJ Harding
Colleen Enos
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 I.T. Committee

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Tournament Tabulation Coordination

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Stoa is grateful for the service of the following prior
Board Members, Committee Chairpersons and NITOC Tournament Directors:

Scott York – Founding President
Van Schalin
Mark Russell

Konrad Hack
Joanne Quan
Laura Yeates
Angela Childress

Marie Stout
Danny Eldridge
Wally Long
John Eyth
Angela Childress

Jeff Schubert
Diana Wolfson
Chris Jeub
Elise Pope
Patsy Butman
Robert Kwong

MelRae Ambs

Craig Smith

Speech Committee Chair
Charlotte Rehn
Craig Smith
Debbie Snyder

Debate Committee Chair
Dorr Clark
TJ Harding
Mary Winther

Stoa also wishes to acknowledge the significant leadership of Lars Jorgensen in the founding of Stoa.

NITOC Tournament Directors

Van and Susan Schalin

Van and Susan Schalin

Chris Jeub / Chris Leland

Laura Yeates

Craig and Julie Smith

Danny and Pam Eldridge

Joanne Quan


Melrae Ambs and Angela Childress


Craig and Julie Smith


Danny and Pam Eldridge

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