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2024 American Tarentaise Association Board of Directors


Derek Williamson
1385 S. Indian Meridian
Meridian, OK 73058

Elected to the board 2023, end 2026
2nd term

Vice President
Makayla McGruder
20680 290th Rd.
Unionville, MO 63565
Elected to the board 2023, ends 2026
1st term

Walt Steinhage
19537 Pike 229
Clarksville, Mo 63336
Elected to the board 2024 ends
2025 (board appointed)
1st term


David Sprenger
6120 Hwy 49
Elgin, ND 58533

Elected to the board 2023, end 2026 
1st term


Hatch Smith Cummings 
PO Box 366
Llano, TX 78643
(646) 416-1774

Elected to the board 2023, ends 2026
2nd term


Mearl “Turk” Lords
4209 Montague Road
Fort Benton, MT 59442
(406) 899-3133

Elected to the board 2024, ends 2025 (board appointed)
2nd term

Brian Davenport
10424 E. Trailhead Ct. Gold
Canyon, AZ 85118
Elected to the board 2024 ends 2025 (board appointed)
1st term

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Hall of Fame – American Tarentaise Association

Bill Armbrust
Dan Braesch
George Dean
Inducted in 2021
Doug Honold
Les Haight
Inducted in 2020
Maureen Mack Kullman
Inducted in 2018
Leonard Sheriff
Inducted in 2013
Neil Zimmerman
Inducted in 2009
Dennis Puppe
Inducted in 2006
Gordon Fordyce
Inducted in 2005
Gary Klein
Dorothy Stout
Inducted in 2004
H.Q. ‘Doc’ Tucker
Inducted in 2003
Lyle Wandling
Inducted in 2002
Christ Klein
Ross Mitchell
Monroe Millions
Inducted in 2001
Jim Clark
Bill Huyser
Inducted in 2000
Doc & Connie Hatfield
Inducted in 1999
Klaas Veenland
Art Olson
Bob Riley
Inducted in 1998
Dr. Jerry Beste
Fay Bice
Jack Leeman
Floyd Tetrault
Dr. Ray Woodward
Inducted in 1997

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