The Darach Shire Regnum holds a list of the current officers for Darach Shire.
These are the people you can contact about events and activities in the Shire of Darach. Each contact person is listed by his or her Society name, and then their e-mail or phone number may be listed as contact information. Please always call before 9 pm. All phone numbers are (805) area code, unless otherwise indicated. Street addresses are provided at their owners discretion.
Arts and Sciences Minister: Albra Katerine Marie Isabel Bautiste, phone: 652-0372
The Minister of Arts and Sciences is responsible for fostering the study of period culture and technology, and methods for producing historically accurate artifacts and performances. His/her duties include coordinating the efforts of kingdom Arts and Sciences officers, and promoting the dissemination of accurate information about the fields under study. The office also assists the Chronicler of the Society and the editors of Society publications in confirming the validity of research presented to the membership.
The Chatelaine is in charge of Newcomers’ Relations. Each SCA kingdom has an officer in this position, known as the Chatelain(e) or Hospitaller that will assist new members who wish to get involved and attend events. SCA events require that those attending make some attempt at pre-17th Century dress. This can be difficult at first, not having any period clothes. Gold Key is the answer.To borrow garb, feastware, or new member resources from the shire’s Gold Key, contact the Chatelaine to make arrangements.
The Chronicler’s duties are to publish the shire newsletter, The Oak Leaf, and oversee non-electronic publishing in Darach.
The Constable is in charge of keeping the peace and maintenance of lost and found.
Exchequer:Alia la rousse
The Shire Chancellor of the Exchequer reports to the Seneschal, and is in charge of all financial activities and accounts the Shire holds. This office compiles financial information reported by all local events of the Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc., to be used in the SCA’s tax returns and other financial reports.
Herald: Richard James MacCausland
Heralds in the Society for Creative Anachronism have many jobs. Administrative responsibilities, ceremonial roles, and as source of technical expertise. The Herald is your first stop when submitting a name and personal device.
Lists: Thomasina MacGregor of Tay.
The List Table is the location where competitors sign in and where the Minister of Lists keeps track of the
paperwork necessary to actually run the tournament.
Marshal: Aran Darkhelm, phone: 509-6436
The Marshal of Darach Shire is responsible for the local martial activities in the SCA, including armored combat in tournaments and wars, rapier combat, siege weapons, combat archery, target archery, and equestrian activities.
Seneschal: Kelvin of Tynedale
The office of the Seneschal is a facilitator of policy and procedure from the local to corporate level. Within the Shire, the Seneschal has responsibility for and authority in legal matters. They are ultimately the one responsible for real-world legal, financial, and operational matters: sites, contracts, waiver, policy, and making sure the SCA governing documents are followed. They may delegate some of this authority to Deputy Seneschals and Event Stewards as appropriate and in accordance with Shire culture.
Webminister: Éadaoin inghean uí Cruadhlaoich
The webminister updates the shire website, and oversees electronic publishing in Darach.