About NDBC

Purpose of the NDBC

Established on September 8, 1927, the Congress is the parent and supervising Duckpin Bowling organization in the United States. It represents the Duckpin Bowlers.

The Congress carries out the following responsibilities:

  • Lane Inspection and Certification
  • Individual Membership and League Registration
  • Communicates with Duckpinners through articles in the Duckpin News and its Website
  • Publishes a Rule Book, Format Book, Brochures, Forms, etc.
  • National Tournament the oldest continuous event in the Duckpin World
  • Tournament Membership and Guidelines
  • National Rankings for top male and female bowlers
  • Pre-season Jamborees & League Secretary Workshops
  • A Full Award Program

Who to Contact

Executive Director
Stan Kellum - executivedirector@ndbc.org

Tournaments
Denise Schmidt - tournaments@ndbc.org
Ask questions about how to sanction a tournament. Also, used by Tournament Directors to submit the results of an event.

Membership
Lorretta Hook - membership@ndbc.org
Ask questions about how to sanction a league, membership verification or submission of final averages electronically.

NDBC Information
info@ndbc.org
Ask general questions relative to the game of duckpins. Some examples may be lane specification, lane certification, location of houses, awards, etc.

Help
help@ndbc.org
If you are having problems with the Website or see something you think is incorrect please let us know by pointing out the problem.

Advertising
Website Advertisement Form
If you are interested in advertising on our website.


NDBC Officers

Office Name Address City, State & Zip Phone Email
President Al Zoraian 45-2 Lonsdale St. W. Warwick, RI 02893 401.477.8357 riduckpinner@yahoo.com
Vice President Elizabeth Roth 4125 Queen Mary Dr. Olney, MD 20832 301.924.2211 mousetrapliz@earthlink.net
Treasurer Sharon Williams 2871 Rose Garden Way Virginia Beach, VA 23456 757.301.7915 swilliams85@cox.net
Secretary/Executive Director Stan Kellum 4991 Fairview Ave Linthicum, MD 21090 410.636.2695 executivedirector@ndbc.org

NDBC Board of Directors

Name Address City, State & Zip Phone Email
Linda Wright 7696 Idlewyld Road Richmond, VA 23225 804.330.9284 allenwright01@comcast.net
Hoss Byrd 6116 63rd Avenue Riverdale, MD 20737 301.864.6330 Hossy65@msn.com
Jack Dansereau 60 Knox Blvd. Middletown, CT 06457 860.798.2929 jackmdansereau@hotmail.com
John Paterra 2530 Warwick Avenue Warwick, RI 02889 401.737.5402  
John Roth 4125 Queen Mary Dr. Olney, MD 20832 301.924.2211 seetheman@earthlink.net
Frank Wilson 10808 Montgomery Road Beltsville, MD 20705 301.367.1124 FRHmmr99@aol.com
Pam Zoraian 45-2 Lonsdale St. W. Warwick, RI 02893 401.477.8357 riduckpinner@yahoo.com

NDBC Board Alternates

Name Address City, State & Zip Phone Email
Faye Askew 1056 Centerbrook Lane, #434 Suffolk, VA 23434 757.934.0932 ninasnitch@aol.com
Mike Cox 702 Morgan Street Martinsburg, WV 25401 304.263.9539 duckpin4949@yahoo.com
Chris Roth 2115 Solmar Drive Silver Spring, MD 20904 301.928.1930 rothamfm@gmail.com
Brian Ewing 71 Bramblebush Road Manchester, CT 06040 804.324.6097 brianjamesewing@gmail.com
Dan Lacroix 385 Harkney Hill Road Coventry, RI 02816 401.742.6455 dlacroix@coventrylumber.com

Local Associations

Office Name Address City, State & Zip Phone Email
Baltimore Metropolitan Area National Duckpin Bowling Congress 4991 Fairview Avenue Linthicum, MD 21090 410.636.2695 executivedirector@ndbc.org
Bowlers Association of Connecticut Jack Dansereau 60 Knox Blvd. Middletown, CT 06457 860.798.2929 jackmdansereau@hotmail.com
Tri-State Bowling Association (Hagerstown) Michael Cox 702 Morgan Street Martinsburg, WV 25401 304.263.9539 duckpin4949@yahoo.com
Rhode Island Duckpin Bowlers Association Al Zoraian 45-2 Lonsdale St. W. Warwick, RI 02893 401.447.8357 riduckpinner@yahoo.com
Virginia Duckpin Bowlers Association Linda Wright 7696 Idlewyld Road Richmond, VA 23225 804.330.9284 allenwright01@comcast.net
Greater Washington Duckpin Association Elizabeth Roth 4125 Queen Mary Drive Olney, MD 20832 301.924.2211 mousetrapliz@earthlink.net