GCD Board & Committees 2024-2025

Last updated June 3, 2024.

The GCD Board

  • President: Michael Wood,
  • Secretary: Cecily Selling,
  • Vice President: Kathy Talvitie
  • Treasurer: Bob Pollack
  • At-Large: Judy Kleppel
  • At-Large: Judi Stellar
  • At-Large: Tristan Morris

Wednesday Dance

  • Set-up, Sound, Close
    Billy Hyde, Val Peridier
  • Dance Loose Ends
    Tanya Rotenberg, Pat McGrath, Janet Cantor
  • Caller Coordinator
    Tanya Rotenberg
  • Merion Meeting Liaison
    Jenny Beer
  • Callers
    Jenny Beer, Robert Mills,
    Sam Rotenberg, Tanya Rotenberg,
    Ted Rudofker, Liz Snowdon,
    Joanna Reiner Wilkinson,
    Michael Wood

Saturday Dance

  • Sound Coordinator
    Pat McGrath
  • Caller/Musician Booking
    Scott Higgs, Ronnie Snader,
    Louise Speirs
  • Summit Church Liaison
    Dave Rupp
  • Tea
    Pat McGrath, Dave Rupp
  • Volunteer coordinators
    Kathy Talvitie, Robert Mills
    Hospitality: Eileen Leypoldt

Playford Ball

  • 2024 Chairs
    Barbara Cool, April Birnie

Barn Dance, Teen Dance

  • Committee
    Rick Mohr, Chloe Mohr, Evan Mohr, Ian Brehm

Performance Teams

  • Colonial Dance Leaders
    Tanya Rotenberg
    Sam Rotenberg
  • Country Dance Leaders
    Michael Wood, Ted Rudofker
  • Demo Teams Booking
    Jennifer Tyson, Suzanne Lindell,
    Louise Spiers
  • Video production
    Jan Alter


  • Wednesday Scheduling Committee
    Kirsten Erwin, Bob Pasquarello
  • Music Development
    Kathy Talvitie, Miranda Weinberg,
    Robert Mills
  • Sound Equipment
    Ian Brehm, Scott Higgs,
    Bob Pasquarello, Ted Rudofker
  • Information, Publicity

    • GCD Emails
      Kathy Talvitie
    • Social Media
      Jennifer Tyson
    • MailChimp
      Bob Pasquarello, Peggy Leiby
    • Website
      Jenny Beer, Tristan Morris

    Back Office

    • Member Database and List
      Robert Mills
    • Attendance Tracking
      Pat McGrath
    • Google Workspace admin (manuals, digital archives, working docs)
      Jenny Beer, Liz Snowdon,
      Michael Wood
    • Archives (physical)
      Jenny Beer


    • Nominating Committee
      Judy Kleppel, Tristan Morris