Chris Ronald, President
Shelby Peak, Vice President
Isabelle Smith, Treasurer
Margaret Mackenzie, Corresponding Secretary and Membership Secretary
Audrey Paul, Recording Secretary
Ellen Sears, Ex Offcio
Nat Abramowitz, Member at Large
Reesa Graham, Member at Large
Karen Keys, Member at Large
Deborah Leary, Member at Large
Maureen Ocasio, Member at Large
Daniel Scher, Member at Large
Learn more about the New York Branch and Scottish country dancing by browsing the following sections:
Frequently Asked Questions. What is Scottish country dancing? What do I wear? Do I need a partner? These and other questions are answered here.
Guidelines on Helping Other Dancers. Dancers have raised the question of when it is appropriate to help other dancers and how to be helpful. In response, the Executive Committee and the teachers have put together a set of guidelines for teachers and dancers.
New York Branch Dance List. We are continuing to experiment with a prescribed list of dances for Branch events and classes. Dancers are encouraged to study and become familiar with these dances.
Scottish Country Dancer NY. Our branch newsletter.
Survey Results. We have conducted several of our dancers to determine priorities in terms of dance venues, class format, and cost. The results are posted here.
New York Branch Bylaws. (PDF download)
A History of the New York Branch. Learn the history of the second-oldest U.S. branch of the Royal Scottish Country Dance Society.