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Santa America New Executive Director

For Release Monday, March 2, 2009

Santa Ernest Berger, President of Santa America has announced the appointment of Santa John Scheuch of Prairie Village, Kansas as its new national Executive Director effective March 1. He replaces Cathy S. Barnette who joins the Santa America National Advisory Board. “Santa John” is a founding member of Santa America, the largest Santa non-profit service organization of its type in the USA with over 300 volunteers visiting special needs children and their families in 44 states and 6 foreign countries. “Santa John Scheuch brings a wealth of corporate marketing and sales experience to the Santa America mission combined with over 30 years of Santa experience with special needs children. He crafted the 2009 national alliance between Santa America and the Austism Society of America to bring individual Santa visits to children with autism.”

Santa John is a graduate of Baker University with a degree in management and has completed additional studies in applied sociology. He has taught at numerous marketing seminars and conferences. He and his wife Helen, who will be Program Director for Santa America, have been married for 34 years and have two children. Both John and Helen are active in their church and numerous community service activities.

For more information, please visit the Santa America website at: www.Santa-America.org.

For more information, please visit the Santa America website at: www.Santa-America.org.

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Santa Everett

:congrats:

Well deserved.

Look forward to seeing you in Gatlinburg

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Santa Dennis
:wave::congrats:

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Santa-MD

:116::toot::woot_jump: Way to go, Santa John.

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Michael Rielly

Is there a link to this announcement?

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Santa Johnny Boy

Great to see a ClausNET member, and a really great guy, reach this level in such a worthy organization.

Congratulations from one Santa John to another!

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Santa Jim of BHV

Congratulations on your new position, Santa John! Hope to meet you in Gatlinburg.

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Santa JerryO

:congrats:

Way to go Santa John, and thank you for all of your time that you have given Santa-America. Hope to see you in Gatlinburg!

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John Arthur

Congratulations Santa John. You deserve it. I know you have done a lot for SA. Have fun at Celebrate Santa. I was looking foreword to attending but with my wife's health problems it is not possible.

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Santa Vince
:congrats:

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JohnR Santa

Thanks to all of you for the kind words. I really appreciate it. I will be calling on many of you to help us move forward with the work of visiting children in Hospice care, chronic pediatric care, and those dealing with post traumatic stress.

Rule # 1: It's about the children.

Rule #2: If you have a question or problem, please see Rule #1.

Santa John Scheuch

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Santa Trever

JohnRSanta, Sorry I missed the boat on this, but I still wanted to give my most sincere Congrats to you in this achievement. I have enjoyed talking with you on the phone about SantaAmerica and I can't wait to join and be under your direction with this great organization.

Edited by Santa Trever

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Cindylu

CONGRATULATIONS, Santa John!

I know you'll do a wonderful job in your new position.

Thanks to ALL that belong to this organization and all that you do.

It takes special people to do such special things for so many special people!

Under Santa Johns leadership, I'm sure the organization will continue to

grow and bring much happiness to many.

Many Blessings to you all.

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