Choir Members

Sopranos

Alane Clark

Alane Clark

Soprano

Alane has been a member of CASN since it began in 2009. Born in Washington, she raised her family in Las Vegas, and is the proud grandma of 22! And a styling grandma at that! When she’s not managing her LulaRoe business, she loves to crochet and make music.

Lisa MacKay

Soprano

Lisa first joined CASN in 2012 and has been an on-and-off member as she has been raising her 5 crazy kiddos! Originally from Boise, ID, she has been a music teacher for several years. She is currently a preschool music instructor for Sound Beginnings. When she gets a spare minute to herself, she loves to crochet, make photo books, and cook. When asked about what she loves most about singing with CASN, she says, “Music touches my spirit in a way nothing else can. CASN feeds my soul. I also love the camaraderie — we laugh a lot!”

Kathryn Rigby

Soprano

Kathryn joined CASN in 2018. Originally from Utah, she is a mom of 4 and has 1 granddaughter. When she is not working as an office manager for a senior service analyst, she enjoys knitting and theater. When asked about CASN, she most enjoys the direction she receives, and the selection of music that they are given to perform.

Eileen Stiles

Eileen Stiles

Soprano

Eileen has been a member of CASN since 2012. She lives in Henderson and is a mom of 6 kids and a grandma of 6. She loves oil and watercolor painting in her spare time. As a member of CASN, she appreciates Marsha’s wonderful directing and the friendships she has made in the choir.

Moriah Barlow

Moriah Barlow

Soprano

Moriah joined CASN in 2018. Originally from Independence, Missouri, she is a genealogist. She loves to read and make preserves in her spare time. She says her favorite part of being a member of CASN is that she grows as a musician, and that it specifically improves her singing abilities.

Jill Crist

Jill Crist

Soprano

Jill has been a member of CASN since 2018. She is a busy mom of 4 sons, and has also worked as an elementary school music teacher. She enjoys playing the piano, cooking, playing games and dining out with her family. Her favorite part of CASN is the member unity, and she enjoys being with the wonderful people to blend their voices together.

Yvonne Bayles

Yvonne Bayles

Soprano

Yvonne has been a member of CASN since 2015. Raised in Salt Lake City, UT, she works as an assistant librarian in Las Vegas. She is the proud mom of 5 and grandma of 6. In her spare time, she enjoys hiking, swimming, reading, sewing crafts, and of course, spending time with her sweet grandkids! What she enjoys most about CASN is the spirit that the music invites and what it teaches her.

Neca Calkins

Neca Calkins

Soprano

Neca has been a member of CASN since 2010. She lives in Henderson with her family and is the proud mom of 5. Her favorite part of being a member of CASN is singing challenging music with amazing people. When not being an awesome mom and managing the CASN Music Library, she enjoys tatting, playing the piano, running and biking.

Leane Williams

Leane Williams

Soprano

Leane has been a member of CASN since it began in 2009. Originally from California, she works as an elementary school teacher for CCSD. She also enjoys traveling, reading, and dancing. When asked what she enjoys most about being part of CASN, she simply says, “Singing!”

ALTOS

Jane Dye

Jane Dye

Alto

Jane has been a member of CASN since 2015, beginning as an accompanist and later as an alto. She frequently accompanies the choir on the organ as well. She is a busy mom of 4, grandma of 8, and great-grandma of 2, and works as a chiropractic assistant. She enjoys organic gardening and doing family history. Jane says her favorite part of CASN is polishing choral tones.

Brittany Smith

Brittany Smith

Alto

Brittany joined CASN in 2016. Originally from Sandy, Utah, she is a professional mommy to 4 beautiful kids! She enjoys theater, rock climbing, traveling, playing games, and being with her family and friends. She loves CASN because she can do something she loves and be given a spiritual uplift while doing so.

Gaye Welch

Gaye Welch

Alto

Gaye joined CASN in its first year. Originally from Salt Lake City, she is a loving grandma to 28 grandkids! She says her favorite part of CASN is the musical instruction that she receives and the spiritual feelings that come with it. In her spare time, she enjoys being with her family and golfing.

Melissa Broadbent

Melissa Broadbent

Alto

Melissa (known to the choir as Mel B!) is originally from Cypress, California, and joined CASN in 2017. She is a busy momma to 3 kids, and works as a dental hygienist. She enjoys playing the guitar and the flute, exercising, and of course, playing with her sweet little ones! She says CASN makes her a better musician and that it challenges her.

Melissa Elmer

Melissa Elmer

Alto

Melissa has been a member of CASN since 2009. Before coming to Las Vegas, she has lived in Arizona, Colorado and Indiana. She is a fashion consultant for LulaRoe and a busy traveling mom of 4 and grandma of 8. She enjoys playing the piano and volleyball, and reading. Her favorite part of CASN is the Christmas series.

Laurie Steed

Laurie Steed

Alto

Laurie has been a member of CASN since it began in 2009. A native of Las Vegas, she is an awesome mom to 6, and grandma to 8. She says she loves CASN because she loves creating beauty with good friends and feeling the spirit as they sing together. She enjoys reading, visiting and sharing meals and conversation with family and friends, watching movies, and most of all, DISNEYLAND!

Dana Unguren

Dana Unguren

Alto

Dana has been a member of CASN since it began in 2009. She is happily retired and an awesome grandma of 16! Originally from Seattle, Washington, she enjoys interior design, beading and swimming. Her favorite part of CASN is being part of a group where perfection is the goal.

Nancy Porter

Nancy Porter

Alto

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Marsha Thiriot

Marsha Thiriot

Alto

Marsha has been a member of CASN since 2009. She was born in Salt Lake City and raised in Las Vegas. She is a beloved stepmom to 6 sons and grandmother to 14 grandchildren. She is a retired librarian and local storyteller. She loves playing with her grandkids, reading and being with family and friends. What she loves most about CASN is the great people, great music, and feeling the spirit.

Jaime Reeser

Jaime Reeser

Alto

Jaime has been a member of CASN since 2015. She is a music teacher by profession, currently directing a middle school orchestra program in CCSD. She frequently accompanies CASN on the cello, and is affectionately known by the choir as “cello girl.” Originally from Charleston, South Carolina, Jaime is a southern girl at heart, but she claims Las Vegas to be her “other home.”

TENORS

Eric Larsen

Eric Larsen

Tenor

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Dan Swenson

Dan Swenson

Tenor

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Chad Leavitt

Chad Leavitt

Tenor

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Jason Leavitt

Jason Leavitt

Tenor | Officer

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BASSES

Ryan Gourley

Ryan Gourley

Bass

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Sterling Peterson

Sterling Peterson

Bass

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Golden Welch

Golden Welch

Bass

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Darwin Swapp

Darwin Swapp

Bass

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