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Mark Kloepper, Music Director
Betsy Brockman, Executive Director

Northwest Chamber Chorus Board of Directors

Bobby Lindsey, Board President
Office Administrator, City of Seattle

A native of Arkansas, Bobby moved to Seattle in January of 2005. He holds a Bachelor of Music degree in Vocal Performance. Bobby has been a singer in the tenor section since 2008. When he's not working he enjoys singing, encouraging others to make a "joyful noise," hosting game nights with friends, knittin, and persuading his Arkansan family members to come to Seattle for visits.

Dina Myers, Board Vice-President
Project Manager, PEMCO, Retired

A native Seattleite, Dina has been a singer in a group of some sort since she was ten years old. Dina is a founding member of NWCC, having joined in January, 1968 and retired from singing in June, 2015. A former Project Manager at PEMCO Insurance, Dina is a voracious reader and enjoys volunteering, sewing, crocheting, and cooking.

Wendy C Roedell, Board Secretary
Educational Administrator, Retired

A native of New York, Wendy moved to Seattle in 1967. She joined the chorus in September 1968, and retired from singing in June 2016. Formerly the Assistant Superintendent for Early Childhood at Puget Sound Educational Service District, Wendy enjoys birding and experiencing wildlife, both in Washington and in interesting locations such as Central and South America, Antarctica, Borneo, and Africa. She has been on the Board since 2010.

Joni Hafner, Treasurer
K-5 General Music Teacher, Everett Public Schools

Joni was raised in Everett Washington and has been singing her whole life. She joined NWCC as a soprano in 2008. She attended Edmonds Community College and Central Washington University earning a Bachelor in Music Education. She enjoys dancing, gardening, and spending time with her husband and two small children.

Matt Everett, Board Member
Engineering Manager, Expedia

Taylor Fritts, Board Member
Music Teacher

Originally from New York, Taylor moved to Seattle in 2014. Soon after the move, he joined NWCC as a baritone. Taylor has a bachelor's degree in Music Education. While his primary instrument is viola, singing in choirs has been relevant to his life since he was seven years old. He enjoys having both creative platforms to express the beauty that is found in making music. Taylor's interests include exploring new parts of Seattle with friends, cooking (and the eating part!), and video games.

Ethan Roday, Board Member

Ethan grew up in Richmond, Virginia and moved to Seattle in 2014. He has sung in choirs almost non-stop since the fifth grade, and he joined NWCC in 2017. Ethan received his bachelor's degree in Computer Science and Linguistics from the College of William & Mary (where he also minored in Music) and his master's in Computational Linguistics from the University of Washington. He currently works for World Resources Institute, a DC-based environmental nonprofit, where he manages the backend technology infrastructure that powers WRI's data products. In his spare time, Ethan enjoys hiking, backpacking, and photography. He joined the NWCC board in 2020.

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