Board Members

Election of board members was held at the November 14th, 2015 social dance for two year terms.

Board Members elected for 2016 and 2017

  • Bill Esposito
  • Ed Mantsch
  • Deron Linkenheil
  • Shirley Esposito
  • David Burt
  • Harold Herman
  • Linda Lee
  • Rella Stone
  • Monica Wiesemann - Seat now held by Evelyn Castanaga

Monica Wiesemann passed away May 2016.

At the February 2017 board meeting Evelyn Castanaga was nominated and approved by the board to fill the open board member slot.

Chapter Officers

Chapter Officers were elected by the chapter board from the elected board members at the January 2016 board meeting for a one year term.
At the January 2017 board meeting these terms were extended for another term.

The 2015 officers for USA Dance Las Vegas

  • President - Bill Esposito
  • Vice President - Ed Mantsch
  • Treasurer - David Burt
  • Secretary - Shirley Esposito

Board Meetings

Board Meetings are held monthly, generally on sunday afternoons.

Board Meeting Purposes

  • Make decisions for social dance planning
  • Select dance instructors to teach lesson at social dances
  • Vote on expenditure of chapter funds
  • Other items requested to be put on the agenda

Any member can come to the board meeting, participate in discussion, make and second motions, but only board members can vote on motions. View the Events Page to view scheduled board meetings or go to the Contact page to request where and when the next board meeting will be held.

Subcomittee Chairpersons

  • Social Dance: Shirley Esposito \ Deron Linkenheil
  • Music\DJ: Bill Esposito \ Deron Linkenheil
  • Hospitality: Harold Herman
  • Membership: Bill Esposito
  • Website: David Burt \ Cindy Lee \ John Brown
  • Community Outreach: Open
  • Competition: Open
  • National Ballroom Dance Week: Open
  • Volunteer Coordinator: Open
  • Youth: Open