District Officers

logo FWD xsmIt takes a lot of people to manage a very active district like ours!  Here are the men who are responsible for upholding our mission, including the Board of Directors, the District Management Team, and the Committees that make the Far Western District one of the leading districts in the Barbershop Harmony Society.

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Name Position
Gordon Gordon "Mongo" Bergthold President
Craig HughesCraig Hughes Executive Vice President
Bob GrayBob Gray Secretary
Rich OwenRich Owen Treasurer
Allan WebbAllan Webb Immediate Past President
Craig EwingCraig Ewing VP Music & Performance
Ron BlackRon Black VP Contests & Judging
John BloomquistJohn Bloomquist DVP Arizona
Richard LundRichard Lund DVP Northeast
Bill RosicaBill Rosica DVP Northwest
Nick PapageorgeNick Papageorge DVP Southeast
Brent AndersonBrent Anderson DVP Southwest
Bill CaleBill Cale Chairman
Craig EwingCraig Ewing Dean, Harmony College West
Royce FergusonRoyce Ferguson Chairman
Ron BlackRon Black Chairman
Chris HebertChris Hebert SInging Judge
Nick PapageorgeNick Papageorge Music Judge
Russ YoungRuss Young Chairman
Bryan ForbesBryan Forbes Chairman
David MelvilleDavid Melville Registrar
Ron BlackRon Black DRCJ
Randy BingelRandy Bingel Arizona Events Coordinator
Paul SandorfPaul Sandorf SE/SW Events Coordinator
Nick PapageorgeNick Papageorge Emcee Coordinator
Nick PapageorgeNick Papageorge Production
Russ YoungRuss Young Production
Richard LundRichard Lund Chairman
Peter FeeneyPeter Feeney Chairman
David MelvilleDavid Melville Chairman
Jerry McElfreshJerry McElfresh Marketing Advisor
David MelvilleDavid Melville Webmaster
Paul GirardPaul Girard YIH Website
Joe SamoraJoe Samora Historian
Ray RhymerRay Rhymer Westunes Editor
Bob ShafferBob Shaffer Arizona Division Editor
Roger PerkinsRoger Perkins Northeast Division Editor
OPENOPEN Northwest Division Editor
Greg PriceGreg Price Southeast Division Editor
Justin McQueenJustin McQueen Southwest Division Editor
Bill RosicaBill Rosica Chairman
Craig EwingCraig Ewing Chairman
Dan WilsonDan Wilson Arrangers & Songwriters Guild
Bill KaneBill Kane Quartet Activities, Harmony Platoon
Bernard PricemanBernard Priceman Chairman
Allan WebbAllan Webb Committee Member
Russ YoungRuss Young Committee Member
OpenOpen Chairman