Board of Directors


Maggie Carabelos, President  Term 2017 – 2023  Contact
Jeff Eschen, Treasurer Term 2020 – 2024 Contact
Lynda Sloneker, Secretary Term 2020 – 2024 Contact
Ronette Bakke Term 2017 – 2022 Contact
Sharon Nagatani Term 2018 – 2022 Contact
Steven Vaughan Term 2021 – 2025 Contact
Mary Winther Term 2021 – 2025 Contact

Executive Director

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Committee Chairs

 Alumni Committee

Kate Creecy – Committee Chair
Katherine Baker
Isabelle Clausen
Taryn Enos

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 Communications Committee

Katja Randall – Committee Chair
Tammy Flood
Claire Roberts
Allisha Speed
Ande Yandell

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Debate Committee

Colleen Enos – Committee Chair
Ty Harding
Katie Herche
Larry Sparks
Griffith Vertican
Mary Winther
Branden Yeates

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Stephanie Dropping
Dave McKinley

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I.T. Committee

Greg DeJager – Interim Committee Chair
Pascal Belloncle
Isabella Chow
Keli Sparks
Binh Tranh
Jeff Yeates

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Marketing Committee

Shelley Dejager – Committee Chair
Katie Herche
Mark Russell
Scott Link 
Julie Pate
Mary York

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Speech Committee

Alicia Stunkel – Committee Chair
Tasha  Aschmutat
Sue Danielson
Anna Plummer
Matthew Shipley
Allisha Speed

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StoaTraX Sub-Committee

Mike Diaz – Chair
Pascal Belloncle
Allison Dixon
Tammy Flood
Falana Monroe
Lynda Sloneker

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 Training and Development Committee

Kimberly Farley – Committee Chair
Michelle Hawkinson
Kevin Magness
Shirin Schneider
Nancy Socolofsky

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Tabulation Committee

Wayne Johnson – Committee Chair
Mike Diaz
Allison Dixon
Liz Kuhlmann
Chris Lisanti
Janice Tham

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Venue Search

Shelley DeJager – Lead
Gary Cardinale
Sharon Nagatani
Joe Schneider 


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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
Dave McKinley

Konrad Hack
Joanne Quan
Laura Yeates
Angela Childress
CJ Tam

Marie Stout
Danny Eldridge
Wally Long
John Eyth
Angela Childress
Greg DeJager

Jeff Schubert
Diana Wolfson
Chris Jeub
Elise Pope
Patsy Butman
Robert Kwong
MelRae Ambs
Craig Smith
Patricia Shaw

Speech Committee Chair
Charlotte Rehn
Craig Smith
Debbie Snyder
Angela Childress

Debate Committee Chair
Dorr Clark
TJ Harding
Mary Winther
Katie Herche

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

Maggie Carabelos and Laura Yeates


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