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2017 Section W6W Conclave

Last updated: April 2, 2021 at 14:08 pm

Reciting the Obligation at the Saturday Show.
Reciting the Obligation at the Saturday Show.

The 2017 Section W6W Conclave was held at Somerset Academy Skypointe Campus in Las Vegas, Nevada. Nebagamon Lodge was the Service Lodge.

2016 – 2017 Section Officers and Advisers

Section Chief: Elijah Martin
Section Vice-Chief:  Noah Peterson
Section Secretary: Kyle Schneider

Section Adviser: Daniel Carman
Associate Adviser: Gary Hnydowitz
Associate Adviser: Jerry Schneider


Somerset Academy Skypointe Campus, Las Vegas, Nevada


The Conclave was cool and very windy. Saturday’s high was 73F and the low was 58F.

Special Guests

  • Manue Lopez (2017 Western Region Chief)
  • Terrel Miller (National OA Committee)
  • Jason Stribling (Southern Region Committee)

Awards and Recognition

Papago Lodge won the Top Lodge award.

During the Conclave business meeting, the following were elected to Section Office for the coming year.

Section Chief: Vincent Despain

Section Vice-Chief: Jeffery W.

Section Secretary: Kyle Schneider


Attendance was 288. Top Lodge was awarded to Papago Lodge.  Elijah Martin was awarded the Section Chief’s medal for his service as Section Chief.

Vincent Despain was most likely the 3rd youth to ever be elected Section Chief in multiple Sections (Morgan Weed and Chris Craig).  Vincent was previously the 2015-2016 Section Chief of Section W3N.


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Last updated: April 2, 2021 at 14:08 pm