About Us

Fallon Festival Association Incorporated is an organization & board of directors

organizing and managing the FALLON CANTALOUPE FESTIVAL.

Meet our Board of Directors:

Rachel Dahl - President



Kim Klenakis - Vice President


Terry Lister - Treasurer


 - Advertising and Marketing Director


OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERARichard W. Lattin – Director

Current Activities Managing Partner, Lattin Farms LLC Part-time Consultant, Nevada Small Business Development Center – Fallon Managing Partner, Great Basin Basket CSA (Community Supported Agriculture) LLC Occuptional History Executive Consultant, Churchill ARC, 1998-2000. 26 years of employment in employment & rehabilitation programs, State of Nevada. Retired in 1998 as Deputy Chief, Bureau of Vocational Rehabilitation (Carson City). Part-time Business Instructor, Western Nevada College Community Involvement Chairman, Nevada Certified Farmer’s Market Association; founder and current Vice President of the NevadaGrown Farmer’s Association; Founding board member, Fallon Farmer’s Market Association; Board of Directors and past President, Fallon Area Chamber of Commerce; Board of Directors and past Chairman(1987), Churchill Economic Development Authority(1987-1995); Board of Directors, Western Nevada Development District (served as treasurer and vice chairman); member, Private Industry Council of Northern Nevada(PIC)(1987-1998; past Chairman of the Board, Job Opportunities in Nevada(JOIN). Board of Directors, Churchill ARC. Awards and Honors Agriculturalist of the Year Award(2007), Fallon Chamber of Commerce; Nevada Commission on Tourism Development Award, 2002(Country Kitchen); Sam Walton Small Business Award, 1999; Nevada Commission on Tourism Rural Tourism Development Award, 1998(1st Nevada Maze); Churchill Economic Development Authority Community Service Award, 1993; Outstanding part-time instructor, Western Nevada Community College(Fallon Campus), 1986; Pacific Region Counselor of the Year, National Rehabilitation Counseling Association, 1986.

 - Entertainment Director


Debbie Llewellyn – Temporary Secretary


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