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NCOWS TERRITORIAL CONGRESS

The National Congress of Old West Shootists is governed by a Territorial Congress, or Board of Directors, consisting of fifteen Territorial Senators, elected by the entire membership to staggered three-year terms, and any number of Territorial Representatives, one elected by and from each NCOWS Posse for one-year terms. National officers are elected by and from within the Territorial Congress, and consist of the Marshal (President), Deputy Marshal(Vice President), Secretary, Banker (Treasurer), and Judge (Chief Range Officer), as well as the appointed office of Editor. These officers makeup the Executive Committee. Territorial Senators and Representatives also appoint an official Delegate to sit on the Executive Committee.

2017 EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE


Front row: Senate Delegate Mark Smith, Judge John Torrence, Banker Joe Ray.
Back row: Marshal Ted Beechler, Deputy Marshal Michael Tatham, Secretary Bryan Buck,
Representative Delegate Tom Spanton, Editor John Irons.

OFFICERS

NCOWS Officers are elected or appointed from within and by the members of the Territorial Congress (the Senators & Representatives) each year at the National Convention. The Executive Committee Officers are:

Marshal: Ted Beechler

Deputy: Michael Tatham

Secretary: Bryan Buck

Banker: Joe Ray

Judge: John Torrence

Editor: John Irons

Senate Delegate:
Mark Smith

Representative Delegate: Tom Spanton


SENATORS

Senators serve 3 year terms and are elected by the membership at large.

TERMS ENDING IN 2017

TERMS ENDING IN 2018

TERMS ENDING IN 2019

Bryan Buck, Kaufman, TX
Jeff McIntosh, Grantsburg, IN
Joe Ray, Haslet, TX
Mark Smith, Arlington, TX
John Torrence, Lebo, KS

Caroline Buck, Kaufman, TX
Michael A. Fischer, Albemarle, NC
John Hoker, Wheatland, IA
Patrick Postell, Frisco, TX
Alex Ray, Bloomington, IN

Ted Beechler, Hurst, TX
David Birk, Overland Park, KS
John Irons, Lincoln, NE
Dave Scott, Greenfield, IN
Mike Tatham, Raytown, MO

 

REPRESENTATIVES

One Representative is elected by each posse.

Alabama Bushwhackers - Larry Davis
Berger Sharpshooters - Mark Ward
Blue River Regulators - Mike Scott
Border Regulators - Gary Davison
Cedar Valley Vigilance Committee - Russ Sebetka
Col. Bishop's Renegades - Jay West
Cracker Cow Cavalry - John Holmes
Double M Cowboys - Steve Sagaser
Great Lakes Freight and Mining Co. - Kenneth Miller

Hat Creek Regulators - Paul Jacobson
Johnson County Rangers - Cliff Fendley
Kansas Vigilance Committee - Anastasia Hope
Phoenix Irregular Guard - Len Abels
Saluda Saddle Tramps - Henry Schlein
Scarlet Mask Vigilance Society - Duane Butt
Sweetwater Regulators - John Saffren
Wisconsin Old West Shootists - Thomas Spanton


CONGRESSIONAL MEMBERS FORUM

We now have a forum for Territorial Congress Members to discuss matters that are before the Congress. Registration to this forum is restricted to members of the Territorial Congress. The forum is located at: ncows.org/forum/

Guests who are not members of Congress are welcome, and indeed encouraged, to browse the topics. However, guests to the forum are not able to post on the forum.

LIST OF CURRENT MEMBERS AND THEIR NCOWS NUMBERS

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39th TERRITORIAL CONGRESS

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