North Dakota Chess Association

President: Todd Wolf

Vice President: Marvin L Johnson

Treasurer: Mike Sailer

Webmaster: George Merchant, PhD

George grew up in Southern California and after finishing a PhD in Geography at UC Santa Barbara, he moved to Fargo. In his spare time, he writes chess software for the macOS and iOS App Stores available through his website He also maintains the North Dakota Chess Association website. You can email him questions about the NDCA, send him upcoming tournaments to post, or email him news articles to post on this site. He also is a Life Member of the United States Chess Federation.