The OSC CMT 2015-2017 Slate of Candidates

posted Mar 6, 2015, 1:22 PM by Elaine Rosenberg   [ updated Jul 24, 2015, 2:49 PM by Kathy Scheel ]
And the candidates are......

Sherry Anderson
When did you join OSC?
    2006-2011; 2014
What SAI Chapter positions have you held?
    Communications/Secretary, Project/Committee Chair, Section Leader
Which SAI educational opportunities have you participated in?
    Regional Contests, International Contests, REACH, Quartet Workshop, Leadership Workshop
What is your educational background?
    college degree Human Resource Management, Palomar College, California State University, San Marcos California
How are you currently employed?
    Retired
Tell us a little about yourself?
    Over 18 years experience as a member of Sweet Adelines. Competed on regional and international stages.

Chas Iverson
When did you join OSC?
    The year we became a SAI chorus
What SAI Chapter positions have you held?
    Membership, Section Leader, music librarian, tape evaluations
Which SAI educational opportunities have you participated in?
    Regional Contests, International Contests, REACH, IES, Arranger Workshop, LAW
What is your educational background?
    BA Lewis and Clark College
    Many many courses over the years...WOSC on line courses, many educational courses including first aid, diversity, etc.
How are you currently employed?
    Retired middle school teacher
Tell us a little about yourself?
    I really don't know, but am willing to try anything. I love getting others to get excited about barbershop. Since I am a gadget person, I have many tools     that might be helpful.:) I can help small groups balance and tune to be public ready. I just want this chorus to survive and want to be a part of it...not     just sit by and watch.

Elaine Rosenberg
When did you join OSC?
    2005
What SAI Chapter positions have you held?
    Marketing, Ways & Means, Finance/Treasurer, Communications/Secretary, Project/Committee Chair, Choreographer
Which SAI educational opportunities have you participated in?
    Regional Contests, International Contests, REACH, Quartet Workshop
What is your educational background?
    I earned by BA from Yale University in 2002 majoring in Political Science and the History of Science & Medicine. I held many leadership positions in     various student organizations including the Yale Equestrian Team, Yale Polo Team and Yale International Relations Association. I also spent my            senior year mentoring the incoming freshman class as a Freshman Counselor.
How are you currently employed?
    I am currently the CEO of Advanced Reporting, a background screening firm in Salem, OR. I've grown my position and the company since 2005 to        almost 2.5 million in annual revenue and I oversee a team of 15 employees. I serve on the Advanced Reporting, LLC board and, as a wholly owned        subsidiary of Maps Credit Union, I report to the Maps Service Agency Board as well. This past year and successfully negotiated and implemented the     merger and acquisition of another screening company located in San Jose, CA. We just completed the final step of that process with the move of our     San Jose office.
Tell us a little about yourself?
    I am extremely lucky that I've been part of the OSC journey since day 1. It's so exciting to see how far this group has coming in such a short time, all     through the dedication and passion of our members. I'm committed to the success of OSC which I measure not just in terms of vocal excellence, but     in the joy it brings to each member and to every audience. I know how much I've grown as a singer, performer and woman because of my involvement     with OSC and I look forward to sharing this experience with others and serving you.

Diane Watson
When did you join OSC?
    2008 -2011 & 2013- present
What SAI Chapter positions have you held?
    Project/Committee Chair, Performance Coordinatorr
Which SAI educational opportunities have you participated in?
    Regional Contests, Aim and LAW
What is your educational background?
    Ed.D. Administration and Program Development
    M.A. Psychology, Guidance and Counseling
    M.A. Curriculum and Instruction
    BAE Secondary Education
How are you currently employed?
    Retired.
    Community College Experience: Dean of Student Services, Director of Admissions and Records, Chair for Counseling dept. Counselor, Instructor.
    High School: Social Studies Teacher.
Tell us a little about yourself?
    I have considerable experience in administration, team development, marketing and enrollment management. I have positive communication skills        and can work with diverse teams and develop relations with the public. Having worked in Admissions and Records, I am also detail-oriented and have     written many administrative rules and regulations. I enjoy working as part of a team. I have a positive "can do" attitude and can be trusted to follow-       through. Moreover, I believe that work should also be "fun!"
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