Regional Leaders

Looking to contact one of our awesome regional leaders? Information about specific Regional Resource Staff positions and their job descriptions are linked below.

2018-2019 Regional Executive Committee

Nancy Kurth
Administrative Director

503.524.0522 (h)
503.201.2150 (c)


Debra Aungst
Education Director


Sharon Stockstad
Membership Director


Interested in one of the positions within Region 13? The first step is filling out an application with your qualifications and areas of interest. You can find that application by clicking here: DOC / PDF (fillable). To see the responsibilities for the various positions, please click here.

Regional Administrative Director Nancy Kurth,
Northwest Harmony  and Pride of Portland
[email protected]
Communication Coordinator Diane Lee, Pacific Sound and LionsGate (R26) [email protected]
Finance Coordinator Sherry Morrison, Spirit of Spokane [email protected]
Marketing Coordinator BethAnn Bock, Northwest Harmony [email protected]
Regional Secretary Nancy Connell, Pride of Portland [email protected]
Regional By Laws & Rules Specialist Deena Wolfe, Pride of Portland [email protected]
Leadership Development Specialist Paula Davis, Song of Seattle [email protected]
Appointments Advisory Committee OPEN  
Regional Education Director Debra Aungst,
Song of Seattle
[email protected]
Chair of the Regional Convention Sally Ryerson, Olympia [email protected]
Chorus Director Liaison Bonnie Willis, Pacific Sound [email protected]
Competition Coordinator Judy Galloway, Harmony of the Gorge [email protected]
Facilities Coordinator Denise Thomson, A Cappella Joy [email protected]
Arranger Education Specialist Janice Wheeler, Pacific Sound [email protected]
Faculty Specialist Development Sandy Cahill, Cascade Harmony and Pride of Portland [email protected]
Faculty Specialist Facilitator Charlene O'Connor, Voices Northwest [email protected]
General Education Specialist - SET LouAnn Hommel, Spirit of Spokane [email protected]
General Education Specialist - Area Schools Jerrie Beyrodt, Capital City Sound [email protected]
Quartet Education Specialist Carol Ward, Harmony Northwest and LionsGate (R26) [email protected]
YWIH Specialist Marsha Kelly, Pride of Portland [email protected]
Regional Membership Director Sharon Stockstad,
Helena Xpress Singers
[email protected]
Alternate Membership Liaison Andren Moyer, Chapter-at-Large [email protected]
Chartered Chapter Liaison Joy McDougall, Fairbanks Frontier [email protected]
Membership Growth, Retention & Expansion Coordinator Patty Martin, Olympia [email protected]
Prospective Chapter Coordinator Sandy Smith, Helena Xpress Singers [email protected]
Revitalization Specialist Sally Wallace, Coeur d'Alene [email protected]


NxNW Region 13 Mission Statements

North by Northwest Region 13 is a cutting-edge group of diverse women singing, performing, and championing a cappella music.

The Region 13 Regional Management Team's mission is:

•  Visioning
•  Developing Leaders
•  Creating pathways for achieving regional goals

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