Executive Committee

NJHF Board Chair

Sue Beebe

skb11@cornell.edu         

 

NJHF Board Vice-Chair

Sarah Berke

5littleberkepeppers@gmail.com

 

NJHF Board Secretary

Ferol Empen

ferol.empen@yahoo.com

 

NJHF Board Treasurer

Jack Leaver

gladly8426@yahoo.com

 

National Program Chair

Dr. Terry Berke

Senior Plant Breeder, Hot Peppers

Monsanto Vegetable Seeds

37437 State Highway 16

Woodland, CA 95695

Phone (530) 669-6119

Cell (530) 383 – 2349

Fax (530) 406 – 6547

terry.berke@seminis.com  

Alumni President

Lexi Gegare

lexigegare@gmail.com 

 

NJHA President

Ethan Chi

njhapresident@gmail.com 

 

Alumni Officer Team

 

President

Lexi Gegare

9132 N Lincoln St.

Milton WI 53563

Phone: (608) 921-8590

lexigegare@gmail.com 

 

Vice President

Rachel Hammond

11106 Maples Rd

Fort Wayne, IN 46816

(260) 458-1551

rahammond11@gmail.com 

 

Secretary

Michael Bomberger

5000 Sinclair Court

Lincoln, NE 68516

(402) 381-8146

njhaadvisormichael@gmail.com 

 

Treasurer

Mary Stark

N 1196 Rich Road

Watertown, WI 53098

(920) 342-3219

grandparents1196@yahoo.com   

 

NJHA Officer Team

 

President

Ethan Chi

njhapresident@gmail.com 

 

Vice President

Seth Donnelley

njhavicepresident@gmail.com 

 

Secretary

Ryan Chi

njhasecretary@gmail.com 

 

Past President

Abby Kulpa

njhapastpresident@gmail.com               

 

Eastern Director

Sarah Church

njhaeasterndirector@gmail.com 

 

Western Director

Erick Garcia

njhawesterndirector@gmail.com 

 

Advisors

Debbie Gegare

njhaadvisordeb@gmail.com  

                

Michael Bomberger

njhaadvisormichael@gmail.com 

Other Leaders

 

Executive Secretary & Historian

Carole Carney

15 Railroad Avenue

Homer City, PA 15748

(724) 479-3254

carole@njha.org 

 

Convention Site Director & NJHF Assistant Treasurer

Dr. James V. Parochetti

3713 Whispering Lane

Falls Church, Virginia 22042

Phone: (703) 642-7276

jamesparochetti@aol.com 

 

Conv. Planning Director

Dr. Brian Stark

5000 Sinclair Court

Lincoln, NE 68516

(402) 202-8834

leaders.educators.together@gmail.com 

 

Assistant National Program Chair

Eileen Boyle

210 Filbert Ave

Wilmington, DE 19865

(302) 994-5108

emboyle@hagley.org 

 

Board Members at Large

Sarah Berke (2018-2020)

5littleberkepeppers@gmail.com 

 

Eileen Boyle (2018-2020)

emboyle@hagley.org 

 

Connie Bruner (2017-2019)

cbruner5@yahoo.com 

 

Paul Hofer (2017-2019)

bucksmba@yahoo.com 

 

Bill MacKentley (2017-2019)

billmac1546@gmail.com 

 

Dr. James V. Parochetti (2017-2019)

jamesparochetti@aol.com 

 

Michael Rethwisch (2018-2020)

mdrethwisch@ucanr.edu 

 

David Shortall (2017-2019)

daveshortall@zoominternet.net 

 

Mary Stark (2018-2020)

grandparents1196@yahoo.com