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International Board of Directors

The International Board of Directors is elected by the membership and functions as the governing and decision-making body of the organization. The Board elects the officers of the corporation. The International Board of Directors has the full authority to do all things necessary to fulfill the purpose of the organization, including strategic planning, the levying of fees and the execution of contracts. Board members work directly with the international headquarters staff to monitor and administer the organization’s programs.

The election of four members to the International Board of Directors of Sweet Adelines International concluded at 3:00 p.m. Central Time on Wednesday, December 4, 2013. International President Renée Porzel was pleased that participation in the election stood at 85.1%, higher than the participation recorded in the 2012 election. Anne Cargill, Aberdeen Chapter, Region 31, Paula Davis, Velvet Hills Chapter, Region 8, Cammi MacKinlay, Lions Gate Chapter, Region 26, and Renée Porzel, Melodeers Chapter, Region 3 were elected to three-year terms that begin on May 1, 2014. In addition, the International Board appointed two members to serve one-year terms beginning on the same date. The appointees are Thérèse Antonini, Chapter-at-Large, Region 1 and Marcia Pinvidic, City of Gardens Chapter, Region 26.

Nominations are now being accepted for the 2014 International Board of Directors election. Click on the following link to view the 2014 Potential Board Nominee Application.

The Corporate Services department serves as the official staff liaisons to the International Board. If you would like to send a message to the International President or a member of the International Board, contact this department.

Download the 2014-15 International Committee List here.


2013-14 International Board

Seated (l to r): Peggy Gram, Cammi MacKinlay, Renée Porzel, Marcia Pinvidic and Paula Davis

Standing (l to r): Joan Boutilier, Dale Syverson, Fran Furtner, Anne Cargill, Betty Clipman, Carole (Kirkpatrick) Persinger and Patty Cobb-Baker

2013-2014 Executive Committee

(l to r; top to bottom) Peggy Gram, Treasurer; Cammi MacKinlay, Immediate Past President; Paula Davis, Secretary; Renée Porzel, International President; Marcia Pinvidic, President-Elect 

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