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The Western United States Pipe Band Association - A resource for Pipe Bands, Pipers, Drummers and Drum Majors.

Administration

Attention GetterThis page contains information on the various association branches, judging, membership, and WUSPBA officers, boards, and committees.

Mailing Address:

WUSPBA
P.O. Box 2344
Costa Mesa, CA 92628


Regarding the e-mail addresses below:
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Executive Commitee:

President
John Biggar
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ANAPBA Representative

 Vice-President
Mike Terry
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General questions and AGM information

Executive Secretary
A
ndrew Lenz Jr.
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General correspondence, records of meeting minutes

Band Registrar
Kylene Tanner
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Band rosters, band results

Solo Registrar
Elaine Hoffman
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Solo membership cards, solo results

Treasurer
David Mackenzie
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Payment of membership dues and sanctioning fees
Remit to:
WUSPBA Treasurer
P.O. Box 2344
Costa Mesa, CA 92628

Jeff Mann, Sanctioning Secretary Sanctioning Secretary
Jeff Mann
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Contest sanctioning status

Assistant to Sactioning Secretary
Janet MacLean
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Solo and band adjudication forms only

Administrative Liaison
Lise Nelson
Facilitates communcation between the Music Board and the Executive Committee.

Past-President
Andrew Morrill
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Advisor to the rest of the Executive Committee






Branch Presidents: (Map of Branch Territories)

Northern Branch President
Liz Tubbs
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Northern California and Nevada

Southern Branch President
John Partanen
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Arizona, Southern California and Las Vegas
(Note: Southern Branch E-mail also goes to SB Secretary Coni Canino.)

Great Basin Branch President
Justin Howland
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Intermountain Branch
Drew McPheeters
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Colorado, New Mexico, Wyoming


Outdated but still informative:
Map of WUSPBA 2004 Grade 4 Bands
Map of WUSPBA 2004 Grade 3 Bands



Branch Representatives (Games' On-site Reps):

Northern Branch
Sue Altmeyer
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Northern California and Nevada

Southern Branch
John Partanen (also SB President)
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Arizona, Southern California and Las Vegas

Great Basin Branch
Larry Erdman
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Idaho, Utah

Intermountain Branch
<not appointed>:
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Colorado , New Mexico, Wyoming





Music Board:

Chairman
Bob Mason
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Grading and contest rules

Music Board members
Lise Nelson, Administrative Liaison
Ed Best
Charlie Rosenberger
John Cissna
Andy Trimble
Kevin MacHeffner Conquest




Drum Major Committee:

Chairman
David Cubberly
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Drum Major Committee members
(To be posted soon.)




Finance Committee:

Chairman
David Mackenzie (Treasurer)
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Finance Committee members
Don Machen
Joan Pedersen




Publications:

"Words & Music" Newsletter Editor
Owen Torres
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(Gary Speed, Editor Emeritus)

Shannon Long WUSPBA.org Webmaster
Shannon Long
Webmaster Contact Information


NOTE: PDF files that are available below require Adobe Acrobat Reader in order to view the information. This is available as a free download for PC, Unix and Mac platforms.


Judging:

See "Judging Information" in the menu at the upper left.


Membership:

WUSPBA Logos:

The WUSPBA logo is available in a variety of formats and sizes: WUSPBA Logos.


Reimbursement Form:

Form for reimbursement of expenses on WUSPBA's behalf: (PDF) (MS Word).


History:

A list of Past Presidents, Vice Presidents and Executive Secretaries (Draft) is a continuing research project.
Skip Ruleman 1946-2011, long-time Intermountain Branch President.

WUSPBA Privacy Policy:

WUSPBA Privacy Policy.