Nicole is a long time resident of the Imperial Valley and the former Chief Executive Officer of the Brawley Chamber of Commerce and the Brawley Economic development Commission. She is currently the President of the United Desert Gateway and a dedicated duner. Gilles’ husband Bob, lived in Glamis for 22 years and helped his father operate the family buggy repair business known as "Dirty Bob’s" that was located at Glamis.
The ASA Board of Directors is proud to announce that past JRS Award Recipient and volunteer Joanna Rothwell has been elected to serve as the ASA’s Treasurer. Rothwell has been volunteering for the ASA for several years and can be seen at the Sand Sports Super Show and many of our Arizona events.
Nikki has taken on the role of Secretary, as well as continuing her duties with membership and merchandise, as she is the person behind our web store! Going to Glamis since 1973 with her parents and sister’s family, she met her husband online talking about the dunes, meeting in-person there for the first time on Thanksgiving in 1998. They now have two children ages 8 and 11.