New World Celts
A 501c3 Non-Profit Corporation
President - George Houston
George was one of the original founding members of the Orlando Chapter. He served as the Vice President of the Orlando Chapter from 2007-2011 and has been the Executive President since 2013. His Celtic Heritage is predominantly Irish with a little Scotch & German added to the mix. He is also a Florida native and has worked as a professional geologist with the Florida Department of Environmental Protection for over 18 years.
Vice President - Michael O'Neil
Michael joined the Orlando Chapter at the Central Florida Scottish Highland Games in 2006 and 2 months later became Secretary and later was elected President of the Orlando Chapter and served for 5 years. He is currently the Executive Vice President and has served on the Committee for the Central Florida Highland Games for 8 years running.
Secretary - Barbara (Barbe) Miller
Barbe has been an active member of the New World Celts since 2007. She has been the Executive Secretary since 2012, was the Executive Secretary/Treasurer for 2014, and is now the Executive Secretary since 2015. Barbe was the Vice President of the Dunedin Chapter from 2009 - Feb. 2012 and the Secretary for the Dunedin Chapter from 2008-2009 and has been very active in the activities planned by the Chapter including Barbarians at the Gate, Dunedin's "unofficial Security" for Celtic & Dunedin events. Barbe was also the creator of the Failte Factor for the Dunedin Chapter of the New World Celts which has been expanded to all new members of all chapters.
Treasurer - Dawn Evans
Dawn joined the NWC at the Highland Games in Dunedin in 2004. In 2009 Dawn started the New World Celt Kids and later in that same year she was asked to be a secretary for Dunedin Chapter and went on to serve as a Vice President in 2012.
She is also a Barbarian at the gate. Currently she is serving as the Executive Treasurer.
New World Celts, Inc. corporate governance is executed in accordance with the New World Celts Constitution and By-laws by the Executive Committee.
The Executive Committee is comprised of an elected President, Vice President, Treasurer and Secretary.
The Governing Board of Directors is made up of the collected Chapter Presidents and benefits from input from Committee Chairs and Advisors of Celtic Interest Groups.