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Nevada Gay Rodeo Association (NGRA)
Individual's IGRA Awards & Non-monetary contributions
Thanks to Roger Bergmann for asembleing this list
First posted Sep 25, 2017
Last update Sep-26-2017

Joined IGRA in 1992

IGRA Hall of Fame:

2007Roger Bergmann (GSGRA)
2013Mitch Gill (TGRA, GSGRA, HSRA, IAGRA)
2014Brian Rogers

IGRA Officers and Staff:

2003 - 2014Benjamin AvantIGRA Convention Parliamentarian
2004 -2007Mitch GillIGRA Vice-President
2011 - 2012Doug Graff11th IGRA President (MIGRA, GSGRA)

NGRA Trustees to IGRA Board:

1992Bob Edwards
1993- 1995Ken Carney
1996Timothy Wayne Frehner
1997 - 2002Johann Kristinsson
2003 - 2004Guy Puglisi
2005 - 2007Lorry King (GSGRA)
2008 - 2010Brian Rogers
2011 - 2016Guy Puglisi
2017 - 2019Lorry King

IGRA Royalty:

1998Mr. 1st Runner UpRob Hadaway
1998Miss 1st Runner UpAnita Lei (Michael Hayward)
1999Ms.Laura Scott
1999MissDeShannon (Mitch Gill)
2002Ms.Lize MacDonald
2011MissKimberli Foxx (Rick Franklin-Sewell)
2012Miss 2nd Runner UpTaylor Trash (David Blackwood)
2013Mr. 2nd Runner UpCurtiss Lewis
2013MissSabel D'Zyre (Joel Castillo)
2014MissKatrina Davenport Jewell (Bill Trunzo)
2015MsTerPreston (Charli Philips)

IGRA Committee Chairs:

1999Benjamin AvantBylaws & Standing Rules (Co-Chair)
2000 - 2017Benjamin AvantBylaws & Standing Rules
2004Benjamin AvantHall of Fame Committee
2000Alma CovitzIGRA Convention (Co-Chair)
2000Brian RogersIGRA Convention (Co-Chair)
2002 - 2009Brian RogersRodeo Resources
2005Brian RogersIGRA University
2007 - 2009Brian RogersIGRA University
2011 - 2013Brian RogersArchives
2011Brian RogersWorld Gay Rodeo Finals
2012Brian RogersIGRA Convention
2017Brian RogersArchives
2004Lorry KingDance Rules
2005Lorry KingDance Rules (Co-Chair)
2005Guy PuglisiAuditors, Secretaries & Scorekeepers (Co-Chair)
2017Guy PuglisiAuditors, Secretaries & Scorekeepers
2017Guy PuglisiRodeo Officials
2007 - 2008Lorry KingCorporate Sponsors
2005Bill WatkinsMerchandise
2007 - 2008Bill WatkinsMerchandise (Co-Chair)
2009 - 2010Shaun SewellMarketing/Media & Public Relations
2010Jeffrey NealIGRA University
2011Kimberli FoxxCommunity Outreach & Fundraising - Miss IGRA
2011 - 2012Laura ScottSocial Media (Co-Chair)
2011 - 2015Roger BergmannHall of Fame

Certified IGRA Rodeo Officials:

1994 - 2000Johann KristinssonJudge
1997 - 2013Mitch GillSecretary
1997 - 2013Mitch GillScorekeeper
2001 - 2017Guy PuglisiScorekeeper
2002 - 2017Guy PuglisiSecretary

Non-Certified Rodeo Personnel (i.e.: Announcers, Clowns, etc.):

2008 - 2017Doug GraffAnnouncer
1999 - 2006Doug GraffRodeo Clown

IGRA President's Award:

2004, 2006, 2008, 2010Brian Rogers
2006Lorry King
2008Mitch Gill
2008Bill Watkins
2012Mormanizer (Randy Grant)
2014Benjamin Avant

The Wayne Jakino Western Lifestyle Award):

None

IGRA International Award:

1998Kip Kipilla
2001, 2008, 2014Brian Rogers
2004Lorry King

IGRA Director's Award:

1993Bob Edwards
1998Ken Carney
1998Gary L'Abbe
1999Alan Huss
2002Laura Scott
2003, 2004, 2006Brian Rogers
2006, 2008Lorry King
The Director's Award was discontinued after 2008.

IGRA Trustee's Award:

1997Mike Ferguson
2000Richard Armstrong
2004Lorry King
2014Chris Due

IGRA's "World Gay Rodeo Finals" Rodeo Directors:

2010Brian Rogers
2016Laura Scott

NGRA's "BigHorn Rodeo" Rodeo Directors:

1996Ken Carney
1997Gary L'Abbe
1998Gary L'Abbe (Posthumously)
19992000 - Ken Carney
2002Laura Scott
20032004 - Brian Rogers
2005Jeffrey Neal
2006Brian Rogers
2007Gerry Gomez
2008Mitch Gill
2009Shaun Sewell
2011 -2012Laura Scott and Guy Puglisi
2013Laura Scott
2014Jeffrey Neal
2015Laura Scott
2017Brenda Lee Luce-Alday

IGRA Men's World Gay Rodeo Finals Buckle Winners:

2000 Flag RaceRichard Armstrong
2001 Flag RaceRichard Armstrong
2005 Rookie Cowboy of the YearRobert Salcedo

IGRA Women's World Gay Rodeo Finals Buckle Winners:

2015 Barrel RaceShelby Scott
2015 Pole BendingStephanie Malone
2016 Barrel RaceCourtney C.
2016 Pole BendingTandi R.