AMERICAN ROSE SOCIETY DIRECTORS PAST AND PRESENT    

Elaine Adler, West Chester, Pennsylvania, Penn-Jersey District Director (2003-2009); ARS Region 1 Director (2012-2015)

“There is no one more qualified, in every aspect, to serve as ARS President. He has our utmost support!” Don Adlong, Conway, Arkansas, South Central District Director Elect (2015-present); President Central Arkansas Rose Society; South Central District Silver Medalist

“I absolutely will support you again. The ARS needs individuals who can think, in or out of the box!!!!” Charold Baer, Portland, Oregon, Pacific Northwest District Director (2003-2006); Pacific Northwest District Silver Medalist

Gustave Banks, Mt. Holly, New Jersey, ARS Region 0 Director (2003-06); Penn-Jersey District Director (1997-2003)

Dr. Gary Barlow, Fairborn, Ohio, ARS Region 4 Director (2000-2006); ARS Klima Medalist

Norma Booty, Apple Valley, Minnesota, North Central District Director (2000-2006); ARS Region 5 Director (2006-2012); North Central District Silver Medalist

Steve Campbell, Lancaster, Ohio, Buckeye District Director Elect (2015-present)

Richard Donovan, Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina, Carolina District Director (2006-2009); ARS Region 2 Director (2009-2015); Candidate, Carolina Director (2015)

John Fleek, Charleston, West Virginia, Colonial District Director (2006-2012); Colonial District Silver Medalist

Lois Fowkes, New Rochelle, New York, ARS Region 1 Director (2000-2003); Chair, ARS National Prizes & Awards Committee; New York District Silver Medalist

“"Bob Martin is the most qualified person to become ARA Vice-President and then ARS President. An outstanding Rosarian and great friend to all that grow all types of roses.”
Eddie J. Garcia, San Antonio, Texas, South Central District Director (2000-2006); South Central District Silver Medalist

Rose Gilardi, San Francisco, California, Northern California-Nevada-Hawaii District Director (1988-1994); NCNH District Silver Medalist

Kevin Glaes, Reading, Pennsylvania, Penn-Jersey District Director (2009-2012); President, Reading Berks Rose Society

Joan Goff, San Rafael, California, Northern California-Nevada-Hawaii District Director Elect (2015-present)

George Hartley, Royal Oak, Michigan, ARS Region 4 Director (2006-2009); Great Lakes District Director (1997-2003)

John Hefner, Indianapolis, Indiana, Illinois-Indiana District Director (2003-2006); ARS Blake Hedrick Award Recipient; National Award-Winning Exhibitor

“Bob Martin has been a long term supporter of our American Rose Society and has served in many local, district and national positions. He has been an excellent advocate for the primary purpose of our organization – How to grow good roses!” Kreg Hill, Albuquerque, New Mexico, Pacific Southwest District Director (2006-2012); ARS Region 8 Director (2012-present); Past Chair ARS National Arrangements Committee; PSW District Silver Medalist

Flora Hover, Ruston, Louisiana, Gulf District Director (2006-2012)

Gretchen Humphrey, Tigard, Oregon, Pacific Northwest District Director (2012-present)

Brenda Johnson, Sapulpa, Oklahoma, South Central District Director (2012-2015); South Central District Silver Medalist

Thomas Kressbach, Grosse Pointe, Michigan, Great Lakes District Director (2009-2015); Co-President, Metropolitan Rose Society

David Long, Old Lyme, Connecticut, ARS Region 0 Director (2012-present); Yankee District Silver Medalist

Carol Macon, Colorado Springs, Colorado, ARS Region 8 Director (2006-2012), Rocky Mountain District Director (2003-2006); Past President, Pikes Peak Rose Society

Kitsy Mosteller, Marietta, Georgia, ARS Region 3 Director (2003-2006; 2012-present); Deep South District Silver Medalist

Gary Osborn, Newton, Iowa, Central District Director Elect (2015-present)

Allen Owings, Hammond, Louisiana, Gulf District Director (2012-present)

Ed Pagliai, Des Moines, Iowa, Central District Director (1997-2000)

“I want to express my strongest support for your candidacy.”
Dr. Satish Prabhu, Columbia, South Carolina, Carolina District Director (1997-2000); ARS Blake Hedrick Award Recipient; National Award Winning Exhibitor; Carolina District Silver Medalist

“Bob will be a good VP and a even better president. We need his leadership to improve ARS. His vast knowledge of roses and long-term dedication to the ARS make him uniquely qualified to lead the American Rose Society” Hal Reynolds, Palm Desert, California, Pacific Southwest District Director (2012-present); Past President, Desert Rose Society; 2009 ARS National Palm Springs Convention Co-Chair

Nancy Redington, Chambersburg, Pennsylvania, Penn-Jersey District Director (2012-present)

“Bob's knowledge base on roses and professional acumen is what ARS needs for the future. Bob has also completed and supported much research in the various rose areas and is more than happy to share with anyone.” Larry Schock, Van Buren, Ohio, Buckeye District Director (2012-2015); Candidate, ARS Region 4 Director (2015)

Elton Smith, Delaware, Ohio, Buckeye District Director (2009-2012), President, Delaware Area Rose Society

Don Swanson, Omaha, Nebraska,
Central District Director (2012-present); Editor of ARS "Handbook for Selecting Roses"; National Chair of Roses in Review; Past President, Omaha Rose Society

Tom Taylor, Willis, Michigan, ARS Region 4 Director (1997-2000), Great Lakes District Director (1994-1997)

Robbie Tucker, Thompson’s Station, Tennessee, Tenarky District Director (2000-2003); Tenarky District Silver Medalist; Industry Dealer, Rosemania.com

Jack Walter, Grand Saline, Texas, ARS Region 7 Director (2006-2012); ARS Gold Medalist

Baxter Williams, Houston, Texas, ARS Region 7 Director (2012-present); South Central District Director (2006-2009); South Central District Silver Medalist

Don Zoromski, Germantown, Wisconsin, North Central District Director (2012-present); North Central District Silver Medalist