President
Chuck Melin
307-359-8885

Vice President
Bob Stoddard
307-359-0660

Executive Board
Jimmy Nugent
505-280-7129

Jim Wales
602-501-4784

Butch Terrell
970-227-5876

Alan Johnson
214-686-7713

Brad McReynolds
254-747-3090

Event Directors
Rough Stock Horses
Lance Miller
435-616-2282
Bull Riding
Jim Arnold
520-507-0463
Tie Down Roping
Savvas Halikas
707-527-2846
Steer Wrestling
John Denson
719-357-1726
Team Roping
Mike Brewer
530-384-2587
Ribbon Roping
Elaine Lewis
406-642-3602
Ladies Barrels
Marlene McGaughey
308-870-1078
Breakaway Roping
Cindy Gruwell
307-216-0313
Promotion Agent
Jim Nichols
623-866-3365
Canadian Representative
Bill Reeder
403-653-7661

HALL OF FAME: A RECORD OF NSPRA HISTORY AND ACHIEVEMENTS

Bob Ragsdale

Bob Ragsdale was born and raised in Harlem, Montana. He began his rodeo career in High School, competing in all events, and was the Montana High School All-Around Champ in 1956. He served as President of the Montana High School Rodeo Association that year. Bob joined the PRCA in 1961 and was an NFR qualifier 15 times in Calf Roping, 5 times in Steer Wrestling and 2 times in Team Roping. He served as Vice President of the PRCA for 2 years, and as President for 3 years. Bob joined the NSPRA and continued his rodeo career and service to the sport. He was the NSPRA All Around Champion 3 times, World Champion Calf Roper twice, and has been several times Reserve World Champion in Calf Roping, Ribbon Roping and Team Roping. He has served 6 years on the NSPRA Executive Board and 6 years as President of Friends of Rodeo, along with service to the PRCA Humane Advisory Board and on the Friends of Rodeo Advisory Board. Bob and his wife, Ree, live in Chowchilla, California and have 3 daughters and 6 grandchildren. Bob Ragsdale is a quiet, thoughtful man who wears his many championships well and has always been a great ambassador for the sport of rodeo!

Inducted: 2001

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