Elected and appointed leadership

President, Bill Campbell

Lakeridge High School
P. O. Box 739 or 1235 Overlook Dr.
Lake Oswego, OR 97034

More about Bill:
Bill Campbell is the choir director at Lakeridge High School in Lake Oswego, Oregon, where he directs the school’s six choral ensembles. He earned a Bachelor of Music degree from The University of Arizona and a Master of Arts degree from Oregon State University. His career in includes teaching at both the middle and high school levels. Prior to his time in Lake Oswego, he taught at Crescent Valley High and Cheldelin Middle Schools in Corvallis, and Molasky Junior High School in Las Vegas.

President-Elect, Scott Tuomi
2043 College Way
Forest Grove, OR 97116
Director of Choral Music, Pacific University

Dr. Scott Tuomi is Professor of Music and director of Choral and Vocal Activities at Pacific University in Forest Grove where he also serves as chair of the music department. He has been a featured tenor soloist throughout the United States with various choral groups, orchestras, opera companies and also as a recitalist and recording artist. Now entering his thirty first year at Pacific, Scott has conducted the Pacific University Chamber Singers in concert tours both nationally and internationally. He is also an established vocal teacher and frequently serves as a clinician, educator and adjudicator for both choral and solo vocal music throughout the Pacific Northwest.

Past-President, Pam Nordquist

1506 Talent Ave.
Talent, OR 97540
Rogue Valley Youth Choruses
South Medford High School

More about Pam:
Pam Nordquist founded the Rogue Valley Youth Ensemble in 2002. She received a master’s degree in choral conducting at the University of Missouri-Kansas City. Pam has taught elementary, middle and high school music and chorus and currently co-directs the choirs at South Medford High School. She is an active guest clinician/conductor for middle school and high school choirs, and is currently serving as President of the American Choral Director’s Association of Oregon.


Secretary, Erika Lockwood
Rex Putnam High School

More about Erika:
Erika Lockwood has directed choirs in grades K-12 since 2002, beginning at Rex Putnam High School in 2011. She has served on the OR ACDA board as Middle Level R&S Chair, and now as Secretary.

Treasurer, Zach Schwalbach
Zach Schwalbach



Membership, Helen Deitz
6905 S. E. Woodward
Portland, OR 97206

More about Helen:
Helen Dietz has been a member of ACDA since 1989. She retired from the Gresham/Barlow school district a few years back. Most of her teaching has been at the middle school level. Currently she is enjoying substitute work for her colleagues…”a slightly different perspective,” she says. Helen is a strong advocate for the role of ACDA for choral directors in all jobs, especially those who teach.

Web/Editor/Newsletter, Howard Meharg

5218 N. E. Issler St.
Vancouver, WA 98661

More about Howard:
Howard Meharg built and maintains websites for several states in the northwest division of ACDA, in addition to the divisional site itself. While retired from full-time choral work in the schools in 1995, he has remained active as a conductor…working until a few years ago as choir director at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church in Longview, and as the founder and director of Chor Anno, a 30-voice professional-level choir made up of NW choral directors.

Industry Representative, Brad Mastrangelo

J. W. Pepper & Son, Inc.
7611 S. 180th St.
Kent, WA 98032

More about Brad soon…

Adjudication, Steve Zielke



ACDA/OMEA Liaison, Karen Bohart

Music Literacy, John Baker