Past Directors

We gratefully acknowledge the dedication and participation of the individuals below who have served on the NHIMA Board of Directors.

(** = Previous Board President)

Ron Berry**
2012-2014 & 2019
New Horizons Band of Northern New York
Potsdam, New York

Ken Carper**
2016-2018
Naples New Horizons Band
Naples, Florida

Lori Schuette
2015-2017
Peterborough New Horizons Bands
Ontario, Canada

Nancy Summers**
2015-2016
West Michigan New Horizons Music Ensembles
Grand Rapids, Michigan

Nancy Trudell
2013-2015
Helena New Horizons Concert Band
Helena, Montana

Barbara Belbeck
2011-2013
Western University New Horizons Adult Band
London, Ontario

Jim Cubberly
2010-2012
Saline New Horizons Band
Michigan

William (Bill) Gates
2009-2011
Corvallis New Horizons Band
Philomath, Oregon

Pam Bolton **
2008-2010
Peterborough New Horizons Bands
Ontario

Lisann Gurney
2007-2009
West Michigan NH Music Ensembles
Michigan

Andy Dabczynski
2006-2008
Director, BYU New Horizons Orchestra
Utah

Sylvia Davis **
2003-2007
UWO New Horizons Adult Band
London, Ontario

Joan Cantor
2003-2006
Desert Foothills New Horizons Band
Arizona

Patrick Dempsey
2003-2005
Director, Port Huron New Horizons Band
Michigan

Robert Goold
2017-2019
Cascade New Horizons Band
Bend, Oregon

Nancy Wombacher
2016-2018
Iowa City New Horizons Band
Iowa City, Iowa

Randy Klingerman
2016-2018
New Horizons Band
Toronto, Canada

Bobbie Gates
2015-2016
New Horizon Williamette Valley Orchestra
Philomath, Oregon

Frank Needham **
2013-2015
New Horizons Band of Western New York
Fredonia, New York

Sally Bowers
2012-2014
North Shore New Horizons Band
Glencoe, Illinois

Lucette Fortier **
2011-2013
The Villages New Horizons Concert Band
Florida

Eve McGrory
2010-2012
New Horizons Band of Hagerstown
Maryland

Dr. Linda Hartley
2009-2011
Director, Univ. of Dayton New Horizons Band
Ohio

Bob Martin
2008-2010
Director, Roswell New Horizons Band
Georgia

Roy Hendrick
2007-2009
Prime Time Band of Santa Barbara
California

Iris Othrow **
2006-2008
New Horizons Band of Madison
Wisconsin

Howard Holmes
2003-2007
Rochester New Horizons Band
New York

Jerry Hendricks **
2003-2006
Olympia and Tacoma New Horizons Bands
Washington

William Mullins
2003-2005
University of Dayton New Horizons Band
Ohio

Shirley Phillips
2017-2019
Desert Foothills New Horizons Band
Phoenix, Arizona

Judy Rose
2016-2018
New York & Gulf Coast Symphony
Fort Myers, Florida

Buddy Givens**
2016-2017
Denton New Horizons Band
Aubrey, Texas

Jon Cryer
2013-2015
Iowa City New Horizons Band
Iowa City, Iowa

Mary Jean Hull
2012-2014
New Horizons Band of Southeast Connecticut
Noank, Connecticut

Ardis Phillips
2011-2013
Desert Foothills New Horizons Band
Phoenix, Arizona

Dick Prettyman **
2010-2012
Suffield, Connecticut

Kathy Weber **
2009-2011
Rochester New Horizons Band
New York

Frank Ray
2008-2010
New Horizons Band of Austin
Texas

Nancy Wombacher **
2007-2009
Iowa City New Horizons Band
Iowa

Cathy Patience
2006-2008
New Horizons Band of Northern Colorado
Colorado

Alan Newman **
2003-2007
Desert Foothills New Horizons Band
Arizona

Dr. Judy Schmidt
2003-2006
Roswell New Horizons Band
Georgia

Barbara Perloff
2004-2005
Madison New Horizons Band
Wisconsin

Judy Freeman (Photo Unavailable), 2003-2004, Santa Barbara Prime Time Band, California