2020 Officers Installation Dinner

The White Mountains Arizona Chapter installed the 2020 board of directors officers on Saturday, January 4, 2020. The accompanying dinner and installation were held at Charley Clark’s restaurant again this year. Also again this year we were very pleased to have Arizona Division V.P. Mr. Adam Kaufman here to install the officers. Thanks Adam!

The 2020 Chapter Board of Directors

L – R: Don Murrow, Secretary; Jeff Walker, Treasurer; Everett Peterson, President; Jim Burden, VP Marketing / PR; Tom Wallis, Music VP; Ryan Carmichael, Member at Large; Duane Krause, Past President;   –  Not present or in the photo; Mick Mitchke, Member at Large

Arizona Division V.P. Mr. Adam Kaufman Installs the Officers


Presidents Awards

  The 2019 President Duane Krause presented 3 “President’s Awards” involving 9 people as follows:

The “Now Guys” Quartet: James-Mark “Jark” Burden, Gavin Bailey, Stefan Bailey, Not Present – Daniel Webb          For bringing youthful enthusiasm, newer music and great harmony to our summer show.


Best Performance by a Husband and Wife – 2 couples who participated in the Silhouettes on the Shade scene in the summer show. L – R: Jeff and Tiffany Walker, Margaret and Jim Barden

Friend of the Chorus Award – Duane presented this award to Barbara Bruce, WMITV Anchor and Reporter for the White Mountain Independent newspaper for her continued support of the chorus.

Director’s Award

Chorus Director Dr. Theresa Dick presented the “Directors Award” to Jeff Walker.

Spark Plug Award

2019 President Duane Krause presented the “Spark Plug Award” to Chorus Director Dr. Theresa Dick. This award is aptly named, presented each year to someone who created a “spark” and got things moving.

The 2019 Barbershopper of the Year Award (BOTY)

The 2018 BOTY recipient Mick Mitchke was not present to make this award so the 2017 award winner Duane Krause presented the 2019 BOTY Award to Tom Wallace. Congratulations Tom! The BOTY recipient is elected each year by the prior winners of this award, and it is the highest honor our chorus bestows. For a list of prior recipients go to http://wmhcbc.com/?page_id=315 but remember to hit the return arrow to get back to this page.

2019 Chorus Secretary Millard Bolt (right) presents Doc Dockendorf (left) his BHS renewal card and congratulates him  on 59 years as a member.

Slideshow – Jerry’s Pictures

  • Entertainment by Jack Huff

Sideshow – Doc’s Pictures