NCDA Awards

NCDA Outstanding Choral Director Award

You will need to provide contact information for yourself and the nominee, as well as, a statement regarding his/her work.


Qualifications:
1. At least 10 years or more teaching experience
2. Consistent ACDA/NCDA membership
3. Maintains high performance and literature standards
4. Participates in ACDA/NCDA activities through attendance and leadership
5. Promotes choral music in the community






Please write a statement supporting your nominee.

Focus your comments on the candidates’ contribution to choral music in Nebraska. Make specific comments regarding high standards of performance and literature, commitment to a career as a choral music educator or church music director, evidence of creativity, originality, and imagination as a choral director. Include professional organizations, activities and honors.


Choral Director of the Year

  • 2019 TBD
  • 2018 Matt Hill
  • 2017 Chris Storm
  • 2016 Rhonda Fuelberth
  • 2015 Karen Reynolds
  • 2014 Peter Eklund
  • 2013 Mark Harman
  • 2012 Kurt von Kampen
  • 2011 Marty Wheeler
  • 2010 David Sackschewsky
  • 2009 Wes Hansmeyer
  • 2008 Randy Hayes
  • 2007 David Batter
  • 2006 Toni Hess and Lyn Bouma
  • 2005 Sharon Smith
  • 2004 Cheri Helmer-Riensche
  • 2003 Marjorie Simons-Bester
  • 2002 David Cecil
  • 2001 Fred Ritter
  • 2000 Carolee Curtright
  • 1999 Z. Randall Stroope
  • 1998 Lyman Anderson
  • 1996 William Wyman
  • 1995 Don Reimer
  • 1994 Joe Skutchan
  • 1992 Duane Nichols(posthumously)
  • 1991 Jon Peterson
  • 1990 Dwaine Price
  • 1989 Paul Swanson
  • 1988 Fran Wilson
  • 1987 Cornell Runestad
  • 1986 Boyd Bacon