MCBA Executive Board

MCBA Executive Board

  • President: Chuck Cienawski

  • Vice President: Louisa Householder

  • Secretary: Debbie Abel -

  • Treasurer: Amy Kaiser

Board of Directors:

  • Tom Kees:

  • Andy Holcomb

  • David Ferrebee

  • Dana Gray (Webmaster) -

  • Nancy Postlethwait (Newsletter -

MCBA Board of Directors

MCBA Board of Directors


  • Otto Kaiser

MCBA Representative to WVBA Executive Board: Tom Kees (alternate: Otto Kaiser)



MCBA would love to have you as a member in its buzzing family. You can download the application form here and fill it out at your convenience.

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The Marion County Beekeepers was started in 1971 in Fairmont, WV and has been a growing organization throughout the years.

Marion County Beekeepers Association (MCBA) Won 1st Place in the West Virginia Beekeepers Association (WVBA) of the following years of competition:

  • 2012

  • 2011

  • 2010

  • 2009

  • 2008

  • 2007

  • 2005

  • 2004

  • 2003

  • 2001

  • 1999

  • 1997 (First Year of Award)

    MCBA won 2nd Place in 1998, 2000, 2002, 2006, and 2013—Until 2004, no local association was allowed to win two consecutive years.

We are now located at Eldora United Methodist Church, Sapps Run Rd. Fairmont, WV 26554.  

From Morgantown - take exit 132 off I-79 South.  Turn left off the ramp go to the second stop light and turn right onto Middletown Road, go 1.2 miles.  The Church is on the left hand side of the road with plenty of parking.

From Clarksburg - take exit 132 off I-79 North.  Turn right off the ramp and go to the light, stay in right lane.  Make a right onto Middletown Road, go 1.2 miles. The Church is on the left hand side of the road with plenty of parking.

Eldora United Methodist Church

Eldora United Methodist Church