2021-2022

Core Committee Members

To comply with Oregon Department of Justice 501(c)3 requirements, two CC members were designated principal officers:

    • Nana Bellerud (Vice President)
    • Helen Chadsey
    • Sasha Cox
    • Cindy Hepworth, Treasurer
    • Michiko Kornhauser
    • Julie Nakao, President
    • Judy Jensen
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Committee Chairpersons

  • NCAR Contact – Nana Bellerud
  • Newsletter – Julie Nakao
  • Program/Exhibition – Nana Bellerud

MONDAY, 1:00 p.m.

  • Sep 27 – Zoom -“One Hundred Years of Kimono” 
  • Dec 06 – Zoom – “Miniature Ikebana”
  • Mar 28
  • Jun 27

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Past Boards and Programs*

2020-2021

Core Committee Members

To comply with Oregon Department of Justice 501(c)3 requirements, three CC members were designated principal officers:

  • Nana Bellerud
  • Helen Chadsey
  • Cindy Hepworth, Treasurer
  • Michiko Kornhauser
  • Julie Nakao, President
  • Pam Riley, Recording Secretary

Committee Chairpersons

  • I.I. HQ Liaison – Michiko Kornhauser
  • NCAR Liaison – Nana Bellerud
  • Newsletter – Julie Nakao
  • Program/Exhibition – Nana Bellerud

MONDAY, 1:00 p.m. Zoom Meetings – NCAR Ikebana Video Series

  • Feb 22 – Ichiyo (Valerie Eccleston)
  • Mar 01 – Ichiyo Encore
  • Mar 29 – Ohara (Satsuki Palter)
  • Apr 05 – Ohara Encore
  • Apr 26 – Sogetsu (Susan Cano)
  • May 03 – Sogetsu Encore
  • May 24 – 60th Chapter Anniversary –  a virtual celebration

2019-2020

Officers

  • President – Heida Bruce (Resigned 11/2019)
  • Vice President – Mimi Triglia
  • Treasurer – Cindy Hepworth
  • Recording Secretary – Pam Riley
  • Corresponding Secretary / II Headquarters Liaison – Michiko Kornhauser
  • Program Officer – Nana Bellerud
  • Membership Officer – Helen Chadsey
  • Webmaster/Historian – Julie Nakao

Committee Chairpersons

  • GM Greeting – Helen Chadsey
  • NAR Liaison – Nana Bellerud
  • Newsletter – Julie Nakao
  • Nominating – n/a
    Outreach – Helen Chadsey, Nana Bellerud
  • Parliamentarian – n/a
    Program/Exhibition – Nana Bellerud

Program Meetings

  • September 20, 2019 –
    Demonstration by Phyllis Danielson, Ohara Seattle
  • December 02, 2019 –
    Miniature Landscape demonstration by Carolyn Alter, Ohara + hands-on miniature ikebana
  • March 23, 2020 – PANDEMIC CANCELLATION
  • June 8, 2020 – Annual General Meeting – PANDEMIC CANCELLATION

2018-2019

Officers

  • President – Heida Bruce
  • Vice President – Kathryn Cochran
  • Treasurer – Cindy Hepworth
  • Recording Secretary – Interim, Kathryn Cochran and Helen Chadsey
  • Corresponding Secretary / II Headquarters Liaison – Michiko Kornhauser
  • Program Officer – Nana Bellerud
  • Membership Officer – Helen Chadsey
  • Webmaster/Historian – Julie Nakao

Committee Chairpersons

  • GM Greeting – Helen Chadsey
  • Japanese Garden Liaison – Michiko Kornhauser
  • NAR Liaison – Julie Nakao
  • Newsletter – Julie Nakao
  • Nominating – Dorothy Moshofsky, Diane Sayrizi
  • Outreach – Helen Chadsey, Nana Bellerud
  • Parliamentarian – Ruby Warren
  • Program/Exhibition – Nana Bellerud
  • Schnitzer Perpetual Fund – Deloah Brady
  • Telephone Committee – Dorothy Moshofsky

General Meetings

  • September 24, 2018 – 10:30-1:30
    “One Thing I Want to Share with You about My School”
  • December 3, 2018 – 10:30-1:30
    “Holiday Luncheon. with Miniature Ikebana”
  • March 25, 2019 – 10:30-1:30
    Program by Ryusei-Ha, Portland
  • June 3, 2019 – 10:30-1:30
    “Ways of seeing 紫陽花 (hydrangea) – presentation of calligraphy and ikebana”

2017-2018

Officers

  • President – Heida Bruce
  • Vice President – Kathryn Cochran
  • Treasurer – Cindy Hepworth
  • Recording Secretary – Barbara Beers; Claire McInerney, Interim
  • Corresponding Secretary / II Headquarters Liaison – Michiko Kornhauser
  • Program Officer – Nana Bellerud
  • Membership Officer – Helen Chadsey
  • Webmaster/Historian – Julie Nakao

Committee Chairpersons

  • Community Outreach – Helen Chadsey
  • Exhibitions – Nana Bellerud
  • Mildred Schnitzer Perpetual Fund – Heida Bruce, Nana Bellerud, Cindy Hepworth
  • NAR Liaison – Julie Nakao
  • Newsletter – Julie Nakao, Barbara Beers
  • Nominations – Judy Harpel
  • Parliamentarian – Ruby Warren
  • Telephone Committee – Dorothy Moshofsky

General Meetings

  • September 25, 2017
    “Experiences at the II World Convention”
  • December 4, 2017
    “Holiday Luncheon. with Miniature Ikebana”
  • March 26, 2018
    “Oregon landscapes, the Ohara way”
  • June 4, 2018
    Installation of Officers & Views of Spring

2016-2017

Officers

  • President – Nana Bellerud
  • Vice President – Heida Bruce
  • Treasurer – Julie Nakao
  • Recording Secretary – Helen Chadsey
  • Corresponding Secretary / II Headquarters Liaison – Michiko Kornhauser
  • Program Officer – Diane Sayziri
  • Membership Officer – Kathryn Cochran
  • Webmaster/Historian – Julie Nakao

Committee Chairpersons

  • Community Outreach – Helen Chadsey
  • Exhibitions – Diane Sayziri
  • Japanese Garden Liaison – Michiko Kornhauser
  • Mildred Schnitzer Perpetual Fund – Nana Bellerud, Deloah Brady, Michiko Kornhauser, Julie Nakao
  • NAR Liaison – Julie Nakao
  • Newsletter – Julie Nakao
  • Nominations – Judy Harpel
  • Parliamentarian – Ruby Warren
    Telephone Committee – Dorothy Moshofsky

General Meetings

  • Monday, September 26, 2016
    11:00-1:30
    Demonstration by Phyllis Danielson, Ohara School
    at Albertina Kerr
  • Saturday, December 3, 2016
    10:00 – 1:00
    55th Anniversary/Holiday Luncheon.
    at the MAC
  • Monday, March 27, 2017
    11:00-1:30
    “90 Years of Sogetsu”
    at Holladay Park Plaza
  • Monday, June 5, 2017
    11:00-1:30
    Installation of Officers and School Reports
    at the MAC

2015-2016

Officers

  • President – Nana Bellerud
  • Vice President – vacant
  • Treasurer – Julie Nakao
  • Recording Secretary – Helen Chadsey
  • Corresponding Secretary – Deloah Brady
  • II Headquarters Liaison – Michiko Kornhauser
  • Program Officer – Diane Sayziri
  • Membership Officer – Kathryn Cochran
  • Webmaster/Historian – Julie Nakao

Committee Chairpersons

  • Community Outreach – Helen Chadsey, Carmen Sivertson
  • Japanese Garden Liaison – Michiko Kornhauser
  • Mildred Schnitzer Perpetual Fund – Nana Bellerud, Deloah Brady, Michiko Kornhauser, Julie Nakao
  • NAR Liaison – Julie Nakao
  • Nominations – Ruby Warren
  • Parliamentarian – Ruby Warren
  • Telephone Committee – Betty Wolf

General Meetings

  • Monday, September 28, 2015
    11:00 – 1:00
    Return of the Iron Ikebana”
    At: Albertina Kerr
  • Monday, December 7, 2015
    11:00 – 2:00
    Hosted by Sogetsu School
    “Miniature Ikebana for the Holidays”
    At: MAC
  • Monday, March 28, 2016
    11:00 – 1:30
    Hosted by Ikenobo
    Kathryn Cochran’s Study in Japan
    At: Albertina Kerr
  • Monday, June 6, 2016
    11:00 – 1:30
    Hosted by Saga Goryu
    Annual Meeting + Tanabata
    At: Holladay Park Plaza

*Current 5 years retention per Board decision on 11/15/2018