Las Vegas Chapter History

The Las Vegas Chapter was chartered in 1996, and is the only chapter outside the state of California.

Charter Members        
Bro. Sam Artinian
Bro. Arpiar Babigian9ed5fb00-e11a-4840-a5e7-a64be6d0804c
Bro. Ralph Barzekoff
Bro. Carl Baxter
Bro. Kirk Bazoian
Bro. Robert Bezdikian
Bro. Kay Hovsepian
Bro. Aram Jarahian
Bro. Moses Karakozian
Bro. Steve Kotanjian
Bro. Andrew Hagopian
Bro. Mike Manoogian
Bro. Charles Merlian
Bro. Mourad Najarian, PGM
Bro. Karney Ovian
Bro. Charles Parigian, 1st Master
Bro. Gilbert Surabian
Bro. VJ Taslakian
Bro. Berge Tookman

Deceased Brothers
Charles Merlian
Carl Baxter
Donald Samarge
Henry Davidian
Kay Hovsepian
John Chakerian
Ray Donney
Berge Tookman
Steve Kotanjian
Mike Manoogian
Karney Ovian
Ralph Barzekoff
Mourad “Mooney” Najarian, PGM
Kirk Bazoian
Gil Surabian
Nick Eghoian
Sam Artinian

Peter Boghossian

Past Masters (** = PGM)
**Charles Parigian……(1996-1998)
Ralph Barzekoff………(1998-2000)
Kirk Bazoian………….(2000-2001)
Gil Surabian…………..(2001-2002)
Sam Artinian………….(2002-2004)
Shavarsh Papazian……(2004-2005)
Robert Bezdikian……..(2005-2007)
VJ Taslakian…………..(2007-2009)

Ara Gueyikian, MD ….(2009-2012)

Mesrop Khachikyan….(2012-2014)

Peter Boghossian…….(2014-2016)

Current Roster
Armen Anooshian, Andy Armenian, Arpiar Babigian, Robert Bezdikian, Mark Derderian, Ruben Gregorian, Dr. Ara Gueyikian, Mesrop Khachikyan, Vigen Khachikyan, Joseph Nakkashian, Shavarsh Papazian, PGM Charles Parigian, Daniel Peche, Gagik Sekoian, Gary Setian, Arakel Tacvorian, Zohrab Topalian

We meet every second Wednesday of the month in a casual dinner setting at the Shish Kabob House on Flamingo about 3 miles west of the strip.