President, 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.
President-Elect, Karen Bohart
Franklin High School
Karen Bohart is the Director of Choirs at Franklin High School in Portland, Oregon where she has taught since 2018. She spent 17 years of her career directing choirs at Reynolds High School in Troutdale, Oregon. Karen is currently the Oregon ACDA President Elect. In 2017 she presented at the OMEA State Conference. Her session was titled ‘Cultivating a Choral Community in a Sea of Diversity” and reflected her passion for building community within diverse student populations. In 2018, Reynolds High School’s Pro Cantorum Choir was selected to perform at the OMEA State Conference under her direction. Karen is a clinician and adjudicator for vocal solo and choral music in both Vancouver, Washington and the Portland, Oregon Metro area. She holds a Bachelors of Science in Music from the University of Oregon, and Masters in Music Education from the University of Colorado at Boulder.
Past-President, Bill Campbell
Lakeridge High School
P. O. Box 739 or 1235 Overlook Dr.
Lake Oswego, OR 97034
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.
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Treasurer, Annie Kubitschek
Membership, Danika Locey
Web/Editor/Newsletter, Howard Meharg
5218 N. E. Issler St.
Vancouver, WA 98661
Howard Meharg built and maintains websites the northwest division of ACDA, as well as for Oregon. While retired from full-time choral work in the schools in 1996, 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, Ashli Rulien
J. W. Pepper & Son, Inc.
Adjudication, Steve Zielke
ACDA/OMEA Liaison, Kimberly McConnell
Music Literacy, John Baker