About Us

The Panama City Beach Scottish Festival is a project of the Celtic Heritage Alliance, Inc. – a registered Not for Profit Organization with a 501 (c) 3 designation.

The following persons are the dedicated volunteers who work 12 months each year to bring you the Festival to celebrate our Celtic Heritage.


2021 Officers

  • President: Jan Carlton

  • Vice President: Ken Waringa

  • Secretary:

  • Treasurer: Phil Livera

  • Chief of Staff:

  • Committee Members, Chairpersons & Coordinators:

    • Athletic Competition Chairperson & Judge: Jon McClain

    • Ceilidh Coordinators: Tiffany McIntosh and Deborah McDaniel

    • Clans & Societies: Monica Rehberg

    • Celtic Kids Camp Coordinator: Deborah McDaniel

    • Entertainment Coordinator: Jan Carlton

    • Finance Committee: Jan Carlton, Ken Waringa, Phil Livera, Loren Lux & Bill McCurdy

    • Chaplain: Dr. Reverend Gary Cecil

    • Media Spokespersons: Bill McCurdy, Monica Rehberg & Russ Wilson

    • Social Media: Loren Lux

    • Operations Coordinators: Scott Colvin & Briana Boice

    • Pipe Band Coordinator: Russ Wilson

    • Purveyor of Spirits: Ken Waringa

    • Sponsorships: Jan Carlton

    • Vendor Coordinators: Jan Carlton

    • VIP Reception & VIP Tent: Jan Carlton

    • Volunteer Coordinators: Christine Waringa

    • Website Coordinator: Loren Lux

    • Whisky Tasting Seminars: Ken & Christine Waringa

    • Kirkin’ of the Tartans – Christine Waringa and Bill McCurdy

    • Dance – Laura Kerr

    • Insurance – Adam Lovett

    • Shortbread Contest – Jan Carlton

    • Vendor Host – Terry Higbie