Rick Cannon, Sellersburg Celebrates volunteer

2022 Committee Members

Sellersburg Celebrates! would not be possible without the countless hours volunteers put towards making it a success each year.  Together, we are a group of proud Sellersburg, IN community leaders.  Each person serves multiple roles within the committee.  

Interested in giving back to your town?  Join our committee! We need people just like you to keep this Sellersburg tradition alive and well. Contact us with questions and meeting information.

Terry Purlee, Sellersburg Celebrates volunteer
Stephanie Pruitt, Sellersburg Celebrates volunteer
Susan Miller, Sellersburg Celebrates volunteer
Richie and Kelly Cannon, Sellersburg Celebrates volunteer
Candi Graves, Sellersburg Celebrates volunteer

Festival President

Richie Cannon

Committee Members

  • Kelly Cannon

  • Richie Cannon (past president 2018, 2022)

  • Rick Cannon (past president 2014, 2017, 2021)

  • Candi Graves

  • Bob Hauselman (past president 2009)

  • Sara Hauselman (past president 1998, 2006)

  • Stephanie Pruitt Smethers (past president 2012, 2016, 2020)

  • Shannon Letson

  • Terry Purlee (past president 2002, 2009, 2019)

  • Billy Ramser

  • Kip Wagoner

In Memory of...

  • Susan Miller (past president 1990, 1999)

    • Susan helped start the very first Sellersburg Celebrates and she remained on the committee until her passing in 2021.  She will be missed.  Read her obituary here.

  • Frank McCrory

    • Frank helped organize the balloon glow for the festival over many years before his passing in 2019.  Read his obituary here.

Past festival Presidents

  • 1990 - Susan Miller

  • 1998 - Sara Hauselman

  • 1999 - Susan Miller

  • 2002 - Terry Purlee

  • 2004 - Betty Omicinski

  • 2006 - Sara Hauselman

  • 2007 - Connie Nunn

  • 2009 - Bob Hauselman, Terry Purlee

  • 2012 - Stephanie Pruitt Smethers

  • 2014 - Rick Cannon Sr.

  • 2015 - Donnie Ross

  • 2016 - Stephanie Pruitt Smethers

  • 2017 - Rick Cannon Sr.

  • 2018 - Richie Cannon Jr.

  • 2019 - Terry Purlee

  • 2020 - Stephanie Puritt Smethers

  • 2021 - Rick Cannon Sr.

  • 2022 - Rickie Cannon Jr.

​* Record keeping has us missing some past president names.

Betty and Connie, Sellersburg Celebrates volunteer
Donnie Ross, Sellersburg Celebrates volunteer