Societies – US and Canada

Local societies are the backbone of the American Dahlia Society. The American Dahlia Society is made up of affiliated dahlia societies throughout the United States and Canada. Find a society near you via the state/province tables below.

The local society contact information available from this page includes web sites (if available) and  email addresses.  If you are a member of the ADS, you may view more detailed contact information in the Member’s Only Section.

Contacts for Regional Conferences/Federations and for the ADS are also available below.

 

United States:

AL CA CO CT DE
GA IL IN KS ME
MD MA MI MN MO
MT NJ NM NY NC
OH OR PA RI SC
TN UT VA WA WI
DC

 

Canada:

AB BC NB NS ON
QC        

 

Contacts for Regional Conferences/Federations:

Contacts for Regional VPs

For a list of which societies belong to which Conference/Federation (or are independent)
ADS Federations and Conferences (pdf).

 

Contacts for ADS:

Contacts for ADS

 

Contacts by State/Province: 


Alabama

Dahlia Society of Alabama
Lucille Calvert – ADS Rep: lscalvert@att.net


Alberta

Alberta Dahlia and Gladiolus Society
Ken Jensen – ADS Rep: ambbowl@shaw.ca
Larry Quintilio – President: quintiliolarry@gmail.com 


British Columbia

Fraser Valley Dahlia Society
Norm Sharp – ADS Rep: nssharp99@gmail.com

 

Nanaimo Gladiolus and Dahlia Society
Anne Kenny – President: anniek2008@shaw.ca
Judy Stephens – ADS Rep: d-acres@telus.net

 

Vancouver Dahlia Society
Tina McNabb
Email: themcnabbs@telus.net

Peter Krueger – President
pkrueg53@gmail.com

 

Victoria Dahlia Society
ADS Rep, President:  Phil Newton philnewton@shaw.ca


California

Dahlia Society of California
Email:dahlia.dietz@gmail.com

 

John E. Stowell Dahlia Society
Email: info@sanjosedahlias.org

 

Monterey Bay Dahlia Society
Email: kevin@cgdahlias.com

 

San Diego County Dahlia Society
Bill Ornelas – ADS Rep: eornelas1949@att.net

 

San Leandro Dahlia Society
Email: Radzap@aol.com

 

South Coast Dahlia Society
Email: kohlpedro@cox.net 


Colorado

Colorado Dahlia Society
Email: vondymax@q.com 


Connecticut

Connecticut Dahlia Society
Barbara LaRochelle – ADS Rep: andrebarbara@comcast.net
Marge Schnerr – President: mrschnerr@sbglobal.net

 

Greenwich Dahlia Society
Barbara Collier – ADS Rep: BabsMCollier@aol.com
Karen Sadik-Khan – President: ksadikkhan@aol.com 

 

Delaware

Greater Philadelphia Dahlia Society
Wes Bowers – President and ADS Rep: wesleybowers@msn.com

 

Georgia

Dahlia Society of Georgia
Brenda Bushy – ADS Rep:  brendabushy47@gmail.com


Illinois

Central States Dahlia Society
Marian Landerholm – ADS Rep: landmarian@aol.com
Linda Kudelka-President:  slojoe513@att.net

 

Southtown Dahlia Club
Sue Fitzgerald – ADS Rep:
Robin Hill – President: dclteacher@yahoo.com


Indiana

Elkhart Dahlia Society
Anita Ritchie – ADS Rep:  ritchie8961@aol.com 
Rusty Richie – President: ritchie8961@aol.com


Kansas

Greater Kansas City Dahlia Society
Email: rburfeind@kc.rr.com 


Maryland

National Capital Dahlia Society
Jeanne Edwards – ADS Rep: majiedw1@comcast.net 

 

Greater Philadelphia Dahlia Society
Wes Bowers – President and ADS Rep: wesleybowers@msn.com


Maine

The Maine Dahlia Society
Christine Mainella – President and ADS Rep: camainella@aol.com 


Massachusetts

New England Dahlia Society
Donna Lane – President/ADS Rep: donnamlane@verizon.net
Cheryl Monroe – Treasurer/Membership: gardenintheburrow@hotmail.com

 

Provincetown-Massachusetts Dahlia Society
Email: ptowndahlias@gmail.com 


Michigan

Dahlia Hill Dahlia Society
Email: dahlia.hill.society@gmail.com

 

West Michigan Dahlia Society
Richard W. Peters, M.D. – ADS Rep: dahliadoc44@comcast.net
Ray Lackey – President: lackeyray@tianca.com

 

Michigan Dahlia Association
Tom Rumple – ADS Rep: DahliaTom@aol.com
Alt. Email: nicholas48176@frontier.com

 

Southeastern Michigan Dahlia Society
Email: berven@oakland.edu 


Minnesota

Minnesota Dahlia Society
Email: cindyis76@live.com 


Missouri

Greater St. Louis Dahlia Society
James Plannett – ADS Rep: jupiter5@swbell.net

 

Greater Kansas City Dahlia Society
Email: rburfeind@kc.rr.com 


Montana

5 Valleys Dahlia and Glad Society
Barbara Riley – ADS Rep: briley@montana.com
Dennis Tayer – tyrwhite73@gmail.com

 

Montana Dahlia Society
Email: JMKestell@hotmail.com 


New Brunswick

Dahlia Society of New Brunswick
Jim Steeves – ADS Rep: jsteeves001@gmail.com 


New Jersey

New Jersey Dahlia Society
Daniel Kavenagh – ADS Rep: info@newjerseydahlia.org 

 

Greater Philadelphia Dahlia Society
Wes Bowers – President and ADS Rep: wesleybowers@msn.com


New Mexico

New Mexico Dahlia Society
James Lohkamp – ADS Rep: jblokmp@msn.com 


New York

Long Island Dahlia Society
Joe Lysik – ADS Rep:  joelysik@yahoo.com

 

Mid Island Dahlia Society
Kathleen Shukofshy – ADS Rep:  kathleen07@optoline.net

 

Rochester Dahlia Society
Mary Feasel – ADS Rep: maryfeasel@hotmail.com
Kenneth Bowers – President: Smokeater3@aol.com

 

Southern Tier Dahlia Society
Ed Miller – ADS Rep: eds90vette@yahoo.com 


North Carolina

Carolinas Dahlia Society
Ivor Mitchell – ADS Rep: castlebrea@yahoo.com
Buddy Dean – President: Hilltopgardensbuddy@gmail.com 


Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia Dahlia Society
Athur Haskins – ADS Rep: ahaskins@eastlink.ca 


Ohio

Dahlia Society of Ohio
Tony Evangelista – ADS Rep: jevangelista@roadrunner.com
Jerry Moreno – President: maryannjerry@windstream.net or moreno@jcu.edu

 

Greater Cincinnati Dahlia Society
Anna Moynahan – ADS Rep: robann @fuse.net
Carol Hartman – President: chartman@hcservices.com

 

Greater Columbus Dahlia Society
Ken Redd – ADS Rep: kd_redd68@yahoo.com
Email: Wilbur & Lilly Ann Seipel: laseipel@yahoo.com

 

Mahoning Valley Dahlia Society
Joyce Habeger – ADS Rep: joycerockin@aol.com
Harriet Chandler – President: hchandler1@neo.rr.com 


Ontario

Canadian Chrysanthemum and Dahlia Society
Murray Thompson – ADS Rep: mg.thompson@sympatico.ca
Ann Polera – President: annpolera@gmail.com

 

Hamilton and District Chrysanthemum and Dahlia Society
John Mooney – ADS Rep: jmmooney43@gmail.com
Michael Parrish – President: michaelparrish2013@gmail.com 


Oregon

Douglas County Dahlia Society
Elva Sellens – ADS Rep: elvasellens@charter.net
Ember Nay – President

 

Lane County Dahlia Society
Phyllis Shafer – ADS Rep: shafer0153@comcast.net
Cheryle Hawkins – Co-President: icehawk@q.com
Camille Noel – Co-President: cbnoel@hotmail.com

 

Portland Dahlia Society
Eric Toedtli – ADS Rep: etoedtli@yahoo.com
Nan Hage – Co-President: nhdragonflies@gmail.com
Laura Oldenkamp:  – Co-President: Dahliafan1957@gmail.com

 

Southern Oregon Dahlia Society
Donna Hymer ADS Rep: JCHymer56@yahoo.com

 

Wild Rivers Dahlia Society
Bob Chibante – President and ADS Rep: dahlias@charter.net 


Pennsylvania

Gettysburg Dahlia Society
John Rost – President: arost1@comcast.net

 

Greater Philadelphia Dahlia Society
Wes Bowers – President and ADS Rep: wesleybowers@msn.com

 

Greater Pittsburgh Dahlia Society
Harry Nordstrom – ADS Rep: dahliaharry@verizon.net 


Quebec

Quebec Dahlia Society
Claude SeGuin – ADS Rep: seguin.claude@videotron.ca


Rhode Island

Rhode Island Dahlia Society
Walter Taylor, Jr.- ADS Rep: additonl@verizon.net 


South Carolina

Carolinas Dahlia Society
Ivor Mitchell – ADS Rep: castlebrea@yahoo.com
Buddy Dean – President: Hilltopgardensbuddy@gmail.com


Tennessee

Tennessee Dahlia Society
Ann Buggey – ADS Rep: annbuggey@yahoo.com 
Jay Borton – President: jayborton@epbfi.com


Utah

Utah Dahlia Society
Spencer Mortensen- ADS Rep: spence@mcleodusa.net
Mark Hurst – Alternate Contact: suzq07@peoplepc.com 


Virginia

National Capital Dahlia Society
Jeanne Edwards – ADS Rep: majiedw1@comcast.net 


Washington

Evergreen State Dahlia Association
Dan Pearson – ADS Rep: dansdals@centurytel.net.

 

Grays Harbor Dahlia Society
Dan Pearson- ADS Rep: dansdals@centurytel.net.

 

Inland Empire Dahlia Society
Dawn Anselmo – ADS Rep: dahliaponds2@comcast.net
Gary Plowman – President: glplowman@comcast.net

 

Kitsap County Dahlia Society
Madeline West – ADS Rep: flowerstopick@msn.com
Eric Anderson – co-president : championea1@comcast.net
Bob Overly – co-president rjoverly@msn.com

 

North Central Washington Dahlia Society
LaVern Strawn – ADS Rep: lavernstrawn@charter.net
Linda DeRooy Holmes-Cook – President: lholmescoo@aol.com

 

Puget Sound Dahlia Association
Rosemary Freeman – ADS Rep: rfree1990@comcast.net

 

Seattle Dahlia Society
Dave Blackmer – ADS Rep: ddblack@aol.com
Fred Hammargren – President: Fred.sdsbus@yahoo.com

 

Snohomish County Dahlia Society
Danielle Parshall – ADS Rep: parshalld@gmail.com

 

South Sound Dahlia Association
Jim Stout – ADS Rep: namastout@comcast.net

 

Washington State Dahlia Society
Vivian Connell – ADS Rep: beaucon11@comcast.net
Marilyn Walton – President: walton50@msn.com 

 

Whatcom County Dahlia Society
Jean Heeringa – ADS Rep: jrheeringa@comcast.net
Alternate Email: Dick Porter dick@dkporter.net


Washington DC

National Capital Dahlia Society
Jeanne Edwards – ADS Rep: majiedw1@comcast.net 


Wisconsin

Badger State Dahlia Society
Monique Volden – ADS Rep: jamavolden@aol.com

 

Wisconsin Dahlia Society
John Thiermann – ADS Rep: jthiermann@wi.rr.com