2021 STANDING COMMITTEES
The Finance Committee shall consist of not less than five and not more than seven Active or Life members. They shall approve or authorize the Secretary or Treasurer to approve all bills for payment. The committee shall audit the accounts of the Treasurer, Secretary or any other committee which handles or has had funds allotted to it upon request by the President or the Board and upon such audits being completed shall report the same in writing to the Board Of Governors upon demand by the Board. It shall counsel with the Board of Governors on the conversion of League funds into Government or other securities.
Co-Chairman - Ron Burback & Graham Putnam
Donnie Massie Josh Sickinger Peter Kasin John Hanschen
The House Committee shall consist of at least five and not more than ten members of the organization. It shall have charge of the club rooms; prepare any house rules deemed necessary by it and upon their formation submit such rules to the Board of Governors for approval; it shall report all infractions or violations of House rules to the Board of Governors. The Committee will provide or arrange for appropriate events and entertainment for the League. This committee shall do all things within its power to make the club rooms as comfortable and well maintained as possible.
Chairperson: Dave Jaros & Patty Grillion
Bob Thorson Stan Rozmin Paul Kasin
PRESS (3-5), PUBLICITY-WEBSITE
The Press Committee shall consist of at least three and not more than five members, the Secretary of the League shall at all times be a member of such committee. It's duties shall consist of publicizing all matters important to the League through the press, radio, internet, or other appropriate media. No member of the organization shall communicate or release any information pertaining to its affairs unless such release is first approved by the Press Committee.
Chairperson: Cindy Henning
Mary Johnson Dean Corl Holly Swartz Andrew Hanschen Andrew Schoendienst
The Cemetery Committee shall consist of at least five members and not more than ten members of the organization. Its duties shall be to visit Showmen's Rest for the purpose of seeing to the proper upkeep thereof and to make recommendations from time to time as to its beautification and improvement. It shall render special reports as demanded by the Board of Governors.
Chairperson: Rick Haney
Bob Thorson Donnie Massie Dave Jaros Bill Johnson
BUILDING (5-7) Committee
The Building Committee shall consist of not less than five members or more than seven members whose duties shall be to help maintain, repair and oversee that the building is in good repair.
Co-Chairs: Donnie Massie & Paul Kasin
Stan Rozmin Dave Jaros Bill Johnson Ben Pickett
SCHOLARSHIP Committee (7-11)
The Scholarship Committee shall consist of at least seven and no more than eleven members of the organization who will meet to review and award scholarships to the applicants who have applied for a scholarship. This committee shall have the sole discretion to set policies and standards for the awarding of scholarships and to insure those guidelines are fairly and consistently adhered to. The committee will have authority to authorize reasonable levels of scholarship awards annually, taking into account funds raised, interest and appreciation earned and the long-term best interests of the League.
Co-Chairs: Lorelei Schoendienst & Bill Johnson
Peter Kasin Patrick Sheridan Audrey Poole
Mark Janas Patrick Jamieson Dean Corl
LONG RANGE PLANNING (8-15) (AKA Capital Preservation Committee)
This Committee shall consist of at least eight and no more than 15 members of the organization and will be chosen from different geographic areas of the United States and Canada to represent the interests of the League and of that particular area. They will meet at least annually to evaluate the overall long-term structure, benefits, and direction of the League. The President, Secretary, and Treasurer shall also be members of this committee.
Co-Chairs: Ron Burback & Bob Johnson
Robert Thorson John Hanschen Patrick Jaimeson Marc Janas Cindy Henning
Mary Johnson Bob Hauser Becky Guthrie Doug Burtch Patrick Sheridan
Heidi Pugh Rick Reithoffer Jim Sinclair
CONVENTION (5-11) (& EXHIBITOR’S LOUNGE)
This committee shall consist of not less than five or more than eleven members who will meet to plan and prepare for the Annual Convention, Meetings, the Banquet and Ball, The Exhibitor's Lounge (Trade Show) and any other activities during the convention. The President and Secretary will also be members of this committee. Each Vice President will nominate a member to serve on this committee.
Co-Chairs: Cindy Henning & Debbie Powers
Steve Pegg Lisa Cummings Brandon Petree Annie Shugart Corrie Jamieson
2020 EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE
The Executive Committee shall consist of the President, First Vice President, Second Vice President, Third Vice President, Treasurer and the two immediate past presidents. The purpose of the Executive Committee is to provide leadership to the Board and the League and to make recommendations to the Board of Governors.
Bob Thorson Patrick Jamieson Marc Janas Bob Johnson
John Hanschen Mary Chris Smith Andy Schoendienst
There is hereby created a nominating committee which shall consist of eleven in number. It shall be composed of four members of the Board of Governors to be elected by it and give members to be elected by the Body from the Body, such elections to be held on the date of the League's annual meeting as is provided for by the League's Constitution. The two immediate past presidents living shall automatically become members of the Nomination Committee and shall have the absolute duty of servicing thereon. The immediate past President will serve as Chair, the prior past President as Vice-Chair. In the event of death or disability of either or both of such past president and they or either of them shall not be ale to attend, then the last past president in the inverse order of their service in such office, shall be appointed to serve in the place and stead of one, both or either of such two past presidents. The deliberations of such committee shall be secret and no member thereof shall divulge his or her action or action of any other member or members of such committee, to any person or and violations of this provision shall subject the violator to punishment by the Board of Governors. The Board of Governors and the Body shall each select an alternate member of the Nominating Committee. The duties of said alternate members shall be to sit in on the meeting of said Nominating Committee and to participate in its deliberations only in the event some regular member of the said Nominating Committee is unable to serve, providing however that there shall always be not more than four members of the Board of Governors and five members of the Body and two Past Presidents participating in actions of this committee.
Chairman: Mary Chris Smith Vice-Chair: Andy Schoendienst
Andrew Schoendienst, Jr. (Alternate)*
Donnie Massie (alternate)*
*The duties of said alternate members shall be to sit in on the meeting of said Nominating Committee and to participate in its deliberations only in the event some regular member of the said Nominating Committee is unable to serve, providing however that there shall always be not more than four members of the Board of Governors and five members of the Body and two Past Presidents participating in actions of this committee.
2021 PRESIDENTIAL COMMITTEES
BANQUET & BALL
Co-Chairs: Mary Johnson & Courtney Thorson
Audrey Poole Corrie Jamieson Debbie Powers
HALL OF HONOR
Caroline Hanschen Patrick Jamieson Andrew Hanschen
Bob Hauser Bill Johnson Chris Lopez
Chairman: Marc Janas
Patrick Jamieson Andrew Schoendienst Bob Johnson
Bob Thorson Sondra Burlingame
Co Chairs: Beverly Burback & Tracy Munoz
Holly Swartz Andrew Schoendienst Courtney Thorson
WAYS & MEANS
Co Chairs: Bill Johnson & Debbie Powers
Peter Kasin Sondra Burlingame Patrick Jamieson
Marc Janas Guy Leavitt Spiritual Advisor Search
Chairman: Bob Johnson
Bob Thorson Rick Haney Becky Guthrie Bill Johnson
Chairman: Rick Haney
Mary Johnson John Hanschen
Mary Johnson Courtney Thorson Cindy Henning Audrey Poole
Chair: Robert Thorson
Mike Featherson Donnie Massie Andy Schoendienst
Nate Janousek Dean Corl
Building Transformation Steering Committee
Chairman: Mike Featherston
Ron Burback Sam Johnston Donnie Massie Paul Kasin
Co Chairs: Donnie Massie & Peter Kasin
Rick Haney Mary Johnson Bob Thorson