History

The Fresno Chapter chartered with Sweet Adelines International on May 23, 1957. We've been going strong ever since.

We salute the ladies from 1957 and every year since!  You ARE the Spirit of Sweet Adelines!

Fresno Chapter 1957

Barbara Campbell*, Director

Lola Boyd*
Lucia Flynn
Jean Nelson*

1958 Our First Competition

Marian Brooks*
Jane Fursh
Bea Peters*
Pauline Burch-Montgomery*
Beverly Geier
Dorothy Pinkney
Verta Carlson*
Gladys Harris
Margie Retelsdorf*
Carole Chandler
Joan Harron
Jennie Rodriguez*
Carlotta Cohrs-Smith
Mildred Helinski
Irene Shaffer*
Ida Cowley*
Erna Holden*
Florence Skinner*
Helen Duncan*
Joan Howard
Lori Stewart
Donna Elbert*
Florence Kangas
Lee Ward
Aileen Enmark
Myrna Langan
Marilyn Weber*
 
Irene Marovich
 

*Charter Member
 

First Officers of Fresno Chapter - Installed  June 29, 1957

President
Helen Duncan*
Vice President
Florence Skinner*
Corresponding Secretary
Donna Elbert*
Recording Secretary
Pauline Burch-Montgomery*
Treasurer
Irene Shaffer*
Historian
Lori Stewart
Director
Barbara Campbell*
1957 Our First Officers Installed