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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 Oct-31-2017

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)
2016Miss 1st Runner UpTaylor Trash (David Blackwood)
2016Mr 2nd Runner UpMichael Yarbrough

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.