North Central

Region VI covers the states of Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin. The principal elected and appointed officials serving the region at the national, district, and chapter levels are listed below with contact information.

Regional Councillor

SchemppMarilyn Schempp, SPC, MM
809 Plum Creek Road
Sioux Falls, SD 57105
W: 605-336-2942
H: 605-332-0038
Fax: 605-334-0671
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Regional Coordinators

Education
Mary Newton, CAGO, DMA
3930 Lancaster Lane, #220
Plymouth, MN  55441
612-581-3106 (m)
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Professional Development
J. Gordon Christensen, AAGO
Director of Music
St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church
170 Nicholas Street
Council Bluffs, IA  51503
712-352-0298
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Competitions
William Stein, MM
Director of Music Ministries
First Presbyterian Church of Kirkwood
100 E. Adams Ave.
Kirkwood, MO  63122
314-965-0326 (W)
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North Central Division for Young Organists

Chair: David Porth
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AGOYO NC Officers:  Tyler Breneman, Audrey Pickering, Phillip Radtke, Shayla Van Hall

North Central Regional Nominating Committee

Dr. Gregory Hand (Director)
319-335-1630 (w)
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Ms. Marlene C. Hallstrom CAGO, MM
316-304-6089 (w)
316-687-3135 (h)
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Ms. Sheri Masiakowski SPC, MM, MAPS
414-403-1046 (m)
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Michael Rathke CAGO, MM
605-343-4887
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Dr. John B. Salveson CAGO, DMA
952-881-8600 (w)
612-240-2055 (h)
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District Conveners

Iowa
Gregory S. Hand
Assistant Professor of Organ
University of Iowa School of Music
2763 University Capitol Center
201 S. Clinton Street
Iowa City, IA 52242
319-335-1630 (w)
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Chapters:

Kansas
David C. Pickering AAGO
Kansas State University
134 McCain Auditorium
Manhattan , KS 66506
208-340-7090 (H)
785-532-3830 (W)
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Minnesota
Chad Winterfeldt
526 Sioux Ln.
St. Peter, MN 56082
507-934-1836 (H)
507-934-3060 (W)
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Chapters:

Missouri
William E. Wade CAGO
PO Box 140067
Saint Louis, MO 63114-0067
314-258-2520 (H)
314-258-2520 (W)
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Chapters:

Nebraska
Claire R. Eason, CAGO, MMus
956 Hwy 30
North Bend, NE  68649
402-652-3366(H)
402-720-5205 (Cell)
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Chapters:

North Dakota
Michael Olson, Minister of Music
First Lutheran Church
619 Broadway
Fargo, ND   58102
Wk:  701-235-4567 ext. 135
Home:  701-293-0284
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Chapters:

  • Northern Valley
  • Red River Valley

South Dakota
Elizabeth Soladay
P.O. Box 145
Fulton, SD  57340
605-770-0767 (cell)
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Wisconsin
Jeffrey J. Verkuilen, FAGO
1565 Belle Plane Circle
Green Bay, WI. 54313
Home phone: 920-434-1603
Cell phone: 920-609-4483
Fax: 920-497-1746
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