.: Region VII Information

Region VII at a Glance

Region VII is comprised of New Mexico, Texas, Louisiana, and Mississippi.

There are 29 active chapters in Region VII and an additional 3 campuses with extension efforts underway in various phases of the process. See the "Section Information" page for details.


Region VII Staff

Region VII Director Cole Robertson
Section 40 Chair James Busby
Section 41 Chair Joseph Esau
Section 43 Chair Marisa Ayon-Gordon
Section 44 Chair Stephanie Taylor
Section 45 Chair Ralph Johnson
Alumni Relations Chair  

Alumni Associations Coordinator


APO BOLD Coordinator

Chapter Financial Resources Committee Chair  

Financial Review Coordinator


IRS Compliance Coordinator

Charter Review Team  
Charter Review Team  
Conferences Coordinator  
Diversity Council Representative  
Extension Outreach Chair  
Extension Support Chair  

NMSU Co-Sponsor

Chris Salas

NMSU Co-Sponsor

Victoria Contreras

WTAMU Sponsor

David Wilson

UH Sponsor

Doug Rogers

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Internal Volunteer Development Chair Wendy Kane

Region VII Volunteer Conference Chair


APO LEADS Presenter Development Chair

Leadership Development Chair  

Region VII Retreat Director (Summer)


Program Director


Region VII Retreat Director (Summer)


Program Director


Impact Webinars Coordinator


APO LEADS Coordinator


Impact Guides Coordinator

Membership Chair  

Recruitment Coordinator


Retention Coordinator


Fellowship Coordinator


Membership Academy/University Coordinator


Chapter of Excellence Award Coordinator


Pledge Program of Excellence Coordinator

2016 National Convention Promotion Chair  
2018 National Convention Bid Team Advisor Shena Cherian
2018 National Convention Bid Team Advisor  
2018 National Convention Bid Team Advisor  
Service Chair  

National Service Week Coordinator


Spring Youth Service Day Coordinator


Regional Service Project Coordinator


Service Hour Reporting Coordinator


President's Volunteer Service Award Coordinator


Congressional Award Coordinator


Service Hour Reporting Coordinator

Scouting & Youth Services Chair Kevin Studey

BSA Relations Coordinator


GSUSA Relations Coordinator


4-H Relations Coordinator


FFA Relations Coordinator


Campfire Relations Coordinator

Social Media Coordinator  


Region VII History


Region VII Director
Section 40 Chair
Section 41 Chair
Section 43 Chair
Section 44 Chair
Section 45 Chair
Those Who Served In National Leadership Positions


Region VII Distinguished Service Key Recipients
Region VII Awards
Phyllis Churchill Tenney (“Mrs. T”) Excellence in Advising Award
Herbert G. Horton - Service to Youth Award
National Distinguished Service Award
Joseph J. Scanlon National Certificate of Merit
Chapter of Excellence
Pledge Program of Excellence
H. Roe Bartle Award
Awards Bestowed by the National Convention


Region VII Conference
Section 40 Conference
Section 41 Conference
Section 43/44 Conference
Section 45 Conference
National Conventions held in Region VII



6-23-12 Regional Director's Cup awarded (second time) - best in the nation based on equal factors of percent of chapters in Good Standing and achievement against membership goals.




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