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National Organization

The NMRA is a non-profit corporation. It has a President and other officers and a Board of Directors. The Headquarters of the NMRA are in Chattanooga, Tennessee, with several paid staff members. Many of the functions of the NMRA are performed by the Departments, which are staffed by volunteers. The NMRA holds a National Convention each year, and regions sponsor conventions in their areas as well.

Source: Tom Draper


NMRA Districts



Headquarters of the NMRA

National Model Railroad Assoc., Inc
P.O. Box 1328, Soddy Daisy TN 37384-1328
Phone: (423) 892-2846
Fax: (423) 899-4869
Email:
A.C. Kalmbach Memorial Library
P.O. Box 1328, Soddy Daisy TN 37384-1328
Phone: (423) 894-8144
Fax: (423) 899-4869
Email:

Board of Directors

Stephen Priest, MMR - Regional Advisory Council
5729 N. Delta Ave.
Kansas City, MO 64151
Phone: 816-746-6733
Email:
Mike Brestel, HLM - At Large World Wide Director
3208 Vittmer Ave.
Cincinnati OH 45238
Phone: 513-481-0185
Work: 513-661-2141
Email:
Mike Yurgec (HO) - At Large North America Director
2 Pine Drive
Sherman , Illinois 62684
Phone: 217-306-8427
email:
Fred Headon, MMR (HO) - Canada Director
34 Ashern Road
Winnipeg MB R2Y 1H2
Phone 204-888-4459
email:
Mike Bartlett (HO) - Pacific Director
30 Chelmsbrook Dr
Rainbow Flat NSW 2430 AUS
Phone: (02) 6553 6227
Email:
Kathy Millatt - Atlantic Director
4 Newton Road
Knowle, Solihull, West Midlands, B93 9HL
United Kingdom
Phone: (+44) 07891 187232
Email:
Jack Hamilton, MMR - Western Director
10731 Warren Road NW
Silverdale, WA 98383
Phone: (360) 308-9845
Email:
Peter Magoun, MMR - Central Director
9888 Peninsula Drive
Traverse City, MI, 49686
Phone: 616-941-1669
Email:
Joe Gelmini, MMR - Eastern Director
170 Camelot Dr
Fayetteville, GA 30214
Phone: 770-460-8873
Email:

Officers of the NMRA

President
Charlie W. Getz, IV, HLM (HO)
42 Madera Ave.
San Carlos, CA 94070
Home: 650-591-8916
Email:
Vice President - Admin
Dave Thornton
2027 Jeffrey Dr.
Troy, MI 48085-3816
Phone: (248) 879-6806
Email:
Vice President - Projects
Gerry Leone, MMR
5201 Mayview Road
Minnetonka, MN 55345
Phone: 952-334-3445
Email:
Secretary
John Stevens
175 Roscommon Ct,
Tyrone, GA 30290
Phone: 770-632-0753
Email:
Treasurer/Chief Financial Officer
Frank Koch HLM
4769 Silverwood Dr
Batavia, OH 45103-9740
Phone: 513-732-6208
Email:

NMRA Departments

Administrative Department
Chief Admin Officer: Jenny Hendricks
P.O. Box 1328
Soddy Daisy TN 37384-1328
Office: 423-892-2846
Fax: 423-899-4869
E-mail:
Education Department
Manager:Bruce De Young
23 Holiday Lane
West Milford, NJ 07480
Phone: 973-697-8098
Cell: 201-803-9766
E-mail:
Asst Manager: Nobby Clarke
34 Hopmeadow Court
Northhampton, England NN3 8QG
Phone: +44-1604-415020
E-mail:
Fund Raising Department
Manager: Alan Anderson
4744 Colander Drive
West Jordan UT 84088
Phone: 801-613-0801
Email:
Information Technology Department
Manager: Ben Sevier
12793 War Horse St.
San Diego, CA 92129-2219
Phone: 858-538-9863
Email:
Howell Day Museum
Manager: Allen Pollock HLM, DSA
PO Box 243
Jefferson CIty, MO 65102-0243
Cell: 573-619-8532
Phone: 573-635-6163 ext 216
E-mail:
Kalmbach Memorial Library
Manager: VACANT
Marketing Department
Vice President: Page Martin
Post Office Box 14789
Long Beach, CA 90853
Phone: 714-234-4488
Email:
Director: John Parrish
1441 N. Euclid Ave
Upland, CA 91786
Phone: 760-240-2870
Email:
Meetings and Trade Show Department
Manager: Bob Amsler
Email:
Publications Department
Publisher:Don Phillips
5381 Heather Circle
Mason, Ohio 45040-2269
Phone: 513-226-2233
email:
Standards and Conformance Department
Manager: Didrik A. Voss, MMR
15226 12th Dr SE
Mill Creek, WA 98012-3082
Phone: 425-337-5222
Fax: 425-337-6084
E-mail:
National Communications Director
Manager: VACANT
E-mail:


NMRA Regulations

The Regulations of the NMRA are now contained within the Executive Handbook.