Lifetime Recognition

Nevada’s Desert-Valley Chapter’s Lifetime Recognition is intended to recognize and honor those who have
supported the mission of NDVC. There are two types of awards that recognize the contributions of both
members and non-members.

Distinguished Service

The Distinguished Service Award is intended to recognize and honor those members who have supported the mission of NDVC through exemplary service to the chapter and who have contributed to the growth of Orff Schulwerk in Southern Nevada.


  Nancy Schkurman - 1999

 June Eshelman - 2001

 Randy DeLelles - 2005

Jeff Kriske - 2005

Gloria Fuoco-Lawson - 2006

Doug Wilson - circa 2006

Sue Mueller - 2007

Peggy Thompson - 2011

Carol Meckstroth - 2014

Kay Lehto - 2020

Founding Year Chapter Members 1979-1980

Honorary Membership

This award recognizes a non-member (individual or organization) of NDVC that has shown extraordinary
support of the chapter. The honor bestows lifetime honorary membership and a certificate of recognition.


       Kay Carl - 1997

Sandy Carmody - 1997

Myra Autry - circa 2000

Celebrating 40 years of music education in Las Vegas, NV