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SBE 24 Officers Archive

Chapter 24 Officers


TERM 2017-2018
CHAIRMAN:Richard Wood
VICE CHAIRMAN:Clifford Groth
SECRETARY:Mike Norton
TRESURER:Roy Henn
COMMITTEES
MEMBERSHIP:Paul Stoffel
FREQ COORDINATOR:Tom Smith
CERTIFICATION:Jim Hermanson
SUSTAINING MEM:Fred Sperry
NEWSLETTER EDITOR:Paul Stoffel
PROGRAMS:Steve Paugh
CHAPTER LIAISON:Leonard Charles


TERM 2016-2017
CHAIRMAN:Kevin Ruppert
VICE CHAIRMAN:Rich Wood
SECRETARY:Mike Norton
TRESURER:Leonard Charles
COMMITTEES
MEMBERSHIP:Paul Stoffel
FREQ COORDINATOR:Tom Smith
CERTIFICATION:Jim Hermanson
SUSTAINING MEM:Fred Sperry
NEWSLETTER EDITOR:Paul Stoffel
PROGRAMS:Steve Pauth
CHAPTER LIAISON:Leonard Charles


TERM 2015-2016
CHAIRMAN:Kevin Ruppert
VICE CHAIRMAN:Rich Wood
SECRETARY:Pete Deets
TRESURER:Leonard Charles
COMMITTEES
MEMBERSHIP:Paul Stoffel
FREQ COORDINATOR:Tom Smith
CERTIFICATION:Jim Hermanson
SUSTAINING MEM:Fred Sperry
NEWSLETTER EDITOR:Paul Stoffel
PROGRAMS:Steve Pauth
CHAPTER LIAISON:Leonard Charles


TERM 2014-2015
CHAIRMAN:Kevin Trueblood
VICE CHAIRMAN:Kevin Ruppert
SECRETARY:Pete Deets
TRESURER:Leonard Charles
COMMITTEES
MEMBERSHIP:Paul Stoffel
FREQ COORDINATOR:Tom Smith
CERTIFICATION:Jim Hermanson
SUSTAINING MEM:Fred Sperry
NEWSLETTER EDITOR:Paul Stoffel
PROGRAMS:Steve Pauth
CHAPTER LIAISON:Leonard Charles


TERM 2013-2014
CHAIRMAN:Kevin Trueblood
VICE CHAIRMAN:Kevin Ruppert
SECRETARY:Pete Deets
TRESURER:Matthew Glissendorf
COMMITTEES
MEMBERSHIP:Paul Stoffel
FREQ COORDINATOR:Tom Smith
CERTIFICATION:Jim Hermanson
SUSTAINING MEM:Fred Sperry
NEWSLETTER EDITOR:Paul Stoffel
PROGRAMS:Steve Pauth
CHAPTER LIAISON:Leonard Charles


TERM 2012-2013
CHAIRMAN:Bill Hamilton
VICE CHAIRMAN:Kevin Trueblood
SECRETARY:Kevin Ruppert
TRESURER:Matthew Glissendorf
COMMITTEES
MEMBERSHIP:Paul Stoffel
FREQ COORDINATOR:Tom Smith
CERTIFICATION:Jim Hermanson
SUSTAINING MEM:Fred Sperry
NEWSLETTER EDITOR:Paul Stoffel
PROGRAMS:Steve Paugh
CHAPTER LIAISON:Leonard Charles


TERM 2011-2012
CHAIRMAN:Bill Hamilton
VICE CHAIRMAN:Kevin Trueblood
SECRETARY:Mike Norton
TRESURER:Matthew Glissendorf
COMMITTEES
MEMBERSHIP:Paul Stoffel
FREQ COORDINATOR:Tom Smith
CERTIFICATION:Jim Hermanson
SUSTAINING MEM:Fred Sperry
NEWSLETTER EDITOR:Paul Stoffel
PROGRAMS:Steve Paugh
CHAPTER LIAISON:Leonard Charles


TERM 2010-2011
CHAIRMAN:Fred Sperry
VICE CHAIRMAN:Bill Hamilton
SECRETARY:Mike Norton
TRESURER:Kevin Trueblood
COMMITTEES
MEMBERSHIP:Paul Stoffel
FREQ COORDINATOR:Tom Smith
CERTIFICATION:Jim Hermanson
SUSTAINING MEM:Fred Sperry
NEWSLETTER EDITOR:Paul Stoffel
PROGRAMS:Steve Zimmerman
Steve Paugh
CHAPTER LIAISON:Leonard Charles


TERM 2009-2010
CHAIRMAN:Fred Sperry
VICE CHAIRMAN:Bill Hamilton
SECRETARY:Mike Norton
TRESURER:Kevin Trueblood
COMMITTEES
MEMBERSHIP:Paul Stoffel
FREQ COORDINATOR:Tom Smith
CERTIFICATION:Jim Hermanson
SUSTAINING MEM:Fred Sperry
NEWSLETTER EDITOR:Paul Stoffel
PROGRAMS:Steve Zimmerman
Steve Paugh
CHAPTER LIAISON:Leonard Charles


TERM 2008-2009
CHAIRMAN:Dennis Baldridge
VICE CHAIRMAN:Clif Groth
SECRETARY:Tom Smith
TRESURER:Leslie Franzen
COMMITTEES
MEMBERSHIP:Paul Stoffel
FREQ COORDINATOR:Tom Smith
CERTIFICATION:Jim Hermanson
SUSTAINING MEM:Fred Sperry
NEWSLETTER EDITOR:Paul Stoffel
PROGRAMS:Steve Zimmerman
Steve Paugh, Fred Sperry
CHAPTER LIAISON:Leonard Charles


TERM 2007-2008
CHAIRMAN:Dennis Baldridge
VICE CHAIRMAN:Clif Groth
SECRETARY:Tom Smith
TRESURER:Leslie Franzen
COMMITTEES
MEMBERSHIP:Paul Stoffel
FREQ COORDINATOR:Tom Smith
CERTIFICATION:Jim Hermanson
SUSTAINING MEM:Fred Sperry
NEWSLETTER EDITOR:John Salzwedel
PROGRAMS:Steve Zimmerman
Steve Paugh, Fred Sperry
CHAPTER LIAISON:Leonard Charles


TERM 2006-2007
CHAIRMAN:Clif Groth
VICE CHAIRMAN:Dennis Baldridge
SECRETARY:Tom Smith
TRESURER:Leslie Franzen
COMMITTEES
MEMBERSHIP:Paul Stoffel
FREQ COORDINATOR:Tom Smith
CERTIFICATION:Jim Hermanson
SUSTAINING MEM:Fred Sperry
NEWSLETTER EDITOR:Mike Norton
PROGRAMS:Steve Zimmerman
Steve Paugh, Fred Sperry
CHAPTER LIAISON:Leonard Charles


TERM 2005-2006
CHAIRMAN:Jim Magee
VICE CHAIRMAN:Dennis Baldridge
SECRETARY:Tom Smith
TRESURER:Leslie Franzen
COMMITTEES
MEMBERSHIP:Paul Stoffel
FREQ COORDINATOR:Tom Smith
CERTIFICATION:Jim Hermanson
SUSTAINING MEM:Fred Sperry
NEWSLETTER EDITOR:Mike Norton
PROGRAMS:Steve Zimmerman
Steve Paugh, Fred Sperry
CHAPTER LIAISON:Leonard Charles


TERM 2004-2005
CHAIRMAN:Vicki Kipp
VICE CHAIRMAN:Tom Smith
SECRETARY:Jim Magee
TRESURER:Leslie Franzen
COMMITTEES
MEMBERSHIP:Paul Stoffel
FREQ COORDINATOR:Tom Smith
CERTIFICATION:Jim Hermanson
SUSTAINING MEM:Fred Sperry
SPECIAL EVENTS:Lonnie Cooks
NEWSLETTER EDITOR:Mike Norton
PROGRAMS:Steve Zimmerman
Steve Paugh, Fred Sperry
CHAPTER LIAISON:Leonard Charles


TERM 2003-2004
CHAIRMAN:Vicki Kipp
VICE CHAIRMAN:Tom Smith
SECRETARY:Jim Magee
TRESURER:Stan Scharch
COMMITTEES
MEMBERSHIP:Paul Stoffel
FREQ COORDINATOR:Tom Smith
CERTIFICATION:Jim Hermanson
SUSTAINING MEM:Fred Sperry
SPECIAL EVENTS:Lonnie Cooks
NEWSLETTER EDITOR:Mike Norton
PROGRAMS:Steve Zimmerman
Steve Paugh, Fred Sperry
CHAPTER LIAISON:Leonard Charles


TERM 2002-2003
CHAIRMAN:Tom Smith
VICE CHAIRMAN:Vicki Kipp
SECRETARY:Jim Magee
TRESURER:Stan Scharch
COMMITTEES
MEMBERSHIP:Paul Stoffel
FREQ COORDINATOR:Tom Smith
CERTIFICATION:Jim Hermanson
SUSTAINING MEM:Fred Sperry
SPECIAL EVENTS:Lonnie Cooks
NEWSLETTER EDITOR:Mike Norton
PROGRAMS:Denise Maney, Steve Zimmerman
Steve Paugh, Fred Sperry
CHAPTER LIAISON:Leonard Charles


TERM 2001-2002
CHAIRMAN:Tom Smith
VICE CHAIRMAN:Vicki Kipp
SECRETARY:Tom Weeden
TRESURER:Stan Scharch
COMMITTEES
MEMBERSHIP:Paul Stoffel
FREQ COORDINATOR:Tom Smith
CERTIFICATION:Jim Hermanson, Tim Trendt
SUSTAINING MEM:Fred Sperry
SPECIAL EVENTS:Vicki Kipp, Lonnie Cooks
NEWSLETTER EDITOR:Mike Norton
PROGRAMS:Denise Maney, Steve Zimmerman
Steve Paugh, Fred Sperry
CHAPTER LIAISON:Leonard Charles


TERM 2000-2001
CHAIRMAN:Kevin Ruppert
VICE CHAIRMAN:Tom Smith
SECRETARY:Vicki Kipp
TRESURER:Stan Scharch
COMMITTEES
MEMBERSHIP:Paul Stoffel
FREQ COORDINATOR:Tom Smith
CERTIFICATION:Jim Hermanson, Tim Trendt
SUSTAINING MEM:Fred Sperry
SPECIAL EVENTS:Vicki Kipp
NEWSLETTER EDITOR:Mike Norton
PROGRAMS:Mark Croom, Denise Maney
Kerry Maki, Steve Zimmerman
Steve Paugh
CHAPTER LIAISON:Leonard Charles


TERM 1999-2000
CHAIRMAN:Kevin Ruppert
VICE CHAIRMAN:Tom Smith
SECRETARY:Lloyd Berg
TRESURER:Stan Scharch
COMMITTEES
MEMBERSHIP:Paul Stoffel
FREQ COORDINATOR:Tom Smith
CERTIFICATION:Jim Hermanson, Tim Trendt
SUSTAINING MEM:Fred Sperry
SPECIAL EVENTS:Vicki Kipp
NEWSLETTER EDITOR:Mike Norton
PROGRAMS:Mark Croom, Denise Maney
Kerry Maki, Steve Zimmerman
CHAPTER LIAISON:Leonard Charles


TERM 1998-1999
CHAIRMAN:Fred Sperry
VICE CHAIRMAN:Kevin Ruppert
SECRETARY:Lloyd Berg
TRESURER:Stan Scharch
COMMITTEES
MEMBERSHIP:Paul Stoffel
FREQ COORDINATOR:Tom Smith
CERTIFICATION:Jim Hermanson, Tim Trendt
SUSTAINING MEM:Fred Sperry
SPECIAL EVENTS:Kevin Ruppert
NEWSLETTER EDITOR:Mike Norton
PROGRAMS:Mark Croom, Denise Maney
Kerry Maki, Steve Zimmerman
CHAPTER LIAISON:Leonard Charles


TERM 1997-1998
CHAIRMAN:Fred Sperry
VICE CHAIRMAN:Kevin Ruppert
SECRETARY:Neal McLain
TRESURER:Stan Scharch
COMMITTEES
MEMBERSHIP:Paul Stoffel
FREQ COORDINATOR:Tom Smith
CERTIFICATION:Jim Hermanson, Tim Trendt
SUSTAINING MEM:Fred Sperry
SPECIAL EVENTS:Kevin Ruppert
NEWSLETTER EDITOR:Mike Norton
PROGRAMS:Mark Croom, Denise Maney
Kerry Maki, Steve Zimmerman
STRATEGIC PLAN:Dennis Behr
CHAPTER LIAISON:Leonard Charles


TERM 1996-1997
CHAIRMAN:Paul Stoffel
VICE CHAIRMAN:Fred Sperry
SECRETARY:Neal McLain
TRESURER:Stan Scharch
COMMITTEES
MEMBERSHIP:Leonard Charles
FREQ COORDINATOR:Tom Smith
CERTIFICATION:Jim Hermanson, Tim Trendt
SUSTAINING MEM:Fred Sperry
SPECIAL EVENTS:Kevin Ruppert
NEWSLETTER EDITOR:Mike Norton
PROGRAMS:Mark Croom, Denise Maney
Kerry Maki, Steve Zimmerman
STRATEGIC PLAN:Dennis Behr
CHAPTER LIAISON:Leonard Charles


TERM 1995-1996
CHAIRMAN:Paul Stoffel
VICE CHAIRMAN:Fred Sperry
SECRETARY:Neal McLain
TRESURER:Stan Scharch
COMMITTEES
MEMBERSHIP:Leonard Charles
FREQ COORDINATOR:Tom Smith
CERTIFICATION:Jim Hermanson, Tim Trendt
SUSTAINING MEM:Fred Sperry
SPECIAL EVENTS:Kevin Ruppert
NEWSLETTER EDITOR:Mark Croom
PROGRAMS:Mark Croom, Denise Maney
Kerry Maki, Steve Zimmerman
STRATEGIC PLAN:Dennis Behr
CHAPTER LIAISON:Leonard Charles


TERM 1994-1995
CHAIRMAN:Leonard Charles
VICE CHAIRMAN:Paul Stoffel
SECRETARY:Mark Croom
TRESURER:Stan Scharch
COMMITTEES
MEMBERSHIP:Leonard Charles
FREQ COORDINATOR:Tom Smith
CERTIFICATION:Jim Hermanson, Tim Trendt
SUSTAINING MEM:Stan Scharch
SPECIAL EVENTS:Kevin Ruppert
NEWSLETTER EDITOR:Paul Stoffel
PROGRAMS:Mark Croom, Denise Maney
Kerry Maki, Steve Zimmerman
STRATEGIC PLAN:Dennis Behr
CHAPTER LIAISON:Steve Peck


TERM 1993-1994
CHAIRMAN:Leonard Charles
VICE CHAIRMAN:Fred Sperry
SECRETARY:Kerry Maki
TRESURER:Paul Stoffel
COMMITTEES
MEMBERSHIP:Leonard Charles
FREQ COORDINATOR:Tom Smith
CERTIFICATION:Jim Hermanson, Tim Trendt
SUSTAINING MEM:Stan Scharch
SPECIAL EVENTS:Kevin Ruppert
NEWSLETTER EDITOR:Paul Stoffel
PROGRAMS:Steve Zimmerman
STRATEGIC PLAN:Dennis Behr
CHAPTER LIAISON:Steve Peck


TERM 1992-1993
CHAIRMAN:Jim Hermanson
VICE CHAIRMAN:Leonard Charles
SECRETARY:Fred Sperry
TRESURER:Paul Stoffel
COMMITTEES
MEMBERSHIP:Leonard Charles
FREQ COORDINATOR:Tom Smith
CERTIFICATION:Doug McDonnell, Tim Trendt
SUSTAINING MEM:Stan Scharch
SPECIAL EVENTS:Kevin Ruppert
NEWSLETTER EDITOR:Paul Stoffel
PROGRAMS:Steve Zimmerman
STRATEGIC PLAN:Dennis Behr
CHAPTER LIAISON:Steve Peck


TERM 1991-1992
CHAIRMAN:Jim Hermanson
VICE CHAIRMAN:Leonard Charles
SECRETARY:Fred Sperry
TRESURER:Paul Stoffel
COMMITTEES
MEMBERSHIP:John Beck
FREQ COORDINATOR:Chris Cain
CERTIFICATION:Doug McDonnell, Tim Trendt
SUSTAINING MEM:Stan Scharch
SPECIAL EVENTS:Kevin Ruppert
NEWSLETTER EDITOR:Deanna Morris
PROGRAMS:Dave Willow
STRATEGIC PLAN:Dennis Behr
CHAPTER LIAISON:Paul Meyer


TERM 1990-1991
CHAIRMAN:Steve Zimmerman
VICE CHAIRMAN:Jim Hermanson
SECRETARY:Tom Weeden
TRESURER:Fred Sperry
COMMITTEES
MEMBERSHIP:Dave Gerish
FREQ COORDINATOR:Chris Cain
CERTIFICATION:Doug McDonnell, Tim Trendt
SUSTAINING MEM:Leonard Charles
NEWSLETTER EDITOR:Leonard Charles
PROGRAMS:Kevin Ruppert
STRATEGIC PLAN:Dennis Behr
CHAPTER LIAISON:Doug Smith


TERM 1989-1990
CHAIRMAN:Andy Murphy
VICE CHAIRMAN:Steve Zimmerman
SECRETARY:Jim Hermanson
TRESURER:David Gerisch
COMMITTEES
MEMBERSHIP:Tom Weeden
FREQ COORDINATOR:Chris Cain
CERTIFICATION:Doug McDonnell
SUSTAINING MEM:Leonard Charles
NEWSLETTER EDITOR:Leonard Charles
PROGRAMS:Kevin Ruppert


TERM 1988-1989
CHAIRMAN:Andy Murphy
VICE CHAIRMAN:Steve Zimmerman
SECRETARY:Jim Hermanson
TRESURER:David Gerisch
COMMITTEES
MEMBERSHIP:Dennis Behr
FREQ COORDINATOR:Chris Cain
CERTIFICATION:Doug McDonell
SUSTAINING MEM:Leonard Charles
NEWSLETTER EDITOR:Leonard Charles
PROGRAMS:Kevin Peckham


TERM 1987-1988
CHAIRMAN:Denny Behr
VICE CHAIRMAN:Andy Murphy
SECRETARY:Al Johnson
TRESURER:Mark Edelstien
COMMITTEES
MEMBERSHIP:Jim Hermanson
FREQ COORDINATOR:Chris Cain
CERTIFICATION:Doug McDonell
SUSTAINING MEM:Mark Edelstien
NEWSLETTER EDITOR:Leonard Charles
PROGRAMS:Steve Zimmerman


TERM 1986-1987
CHAIRMAN:Denny Behr
VICE CHAIRMAN:Andy Murphy
SECRETARY:Al Johnson
TRESURER:Mark Edelstien
COMMITTEES
MEMBERSHIP:Jim Hermanson
FREQ COORDINATOR:Chris Cain
CERTIFICATION:Doug McDonell
NEWSLETTER EDITOR:Leonard Charles
PROGRAMS:Steve Zimmerman


TERM 1985-1986
CHAIRMAN:Fred Baumgartner
VICE CHAIRMAN:Dennis Behr
SECRETARY:Tom Smith
TRESURER:Leonard Charles
COMMITTEES
FREQ COORDINATOR:Ken Dixon
CERTIFICATION:Herb Jordan
PROGRAMS:Fred Baumgartner


TERM 1984-1985
CHAIRMAN:Doug McDonell
VICE CHAIRMAN:Fred Baumgartner
SECRETARY:Fred Baumgartner
TRESURER:Dennis Behr
COMMITTEES
FREQ COORDINATOR:Ken Dixon
CERTIFICATION:Herb Jordan
PROGRAMS:Fred Baumgartner


TERM 1983-1984
CHAIRMAN:Ed Furstenberg
VICE CHAIRMAN:Fred Baumgartner
SECRETARY:Doug McDonell
TRESURER:Doug McDonell
COMMITTEES
FREQ COORDINATOR:Curt Lundgren, Ken Dixon
CERTIFICATION:Herb Jordan
PROGRAMS:Fred Baumgartner, Curt Lundgren


TERM 1982-1983
CHAIRMAN:Ed Furstenberg
VICE CHAIRMAN:John Frank
SECRETARY:Doug McDonell
TRESURER:Doug McDonell


TERM 1980-1981
CHAIRMAN:Herb Jordan
VICE CHAIRMAN:Neal McLain
SECRETARY:Dave Devereaux Weber
TRESURER:Dave Devereaux Weber


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