JW Paulson


JW has been a fixture in square dancing in the Pacific Northwest, supporting many clubs and activities. WIth Bob Moritz and Tom Long, he founded the West Coast A&C Weekend in 1990. He is a member of Puddletown Squares, BOQ, and Heads to the Center. He was one of the original recipients of a 10 year Medallion in 1993. He received his 20 year Medallion in 2005 and his 30 year Medallion in 2016.

In 2013, Sandie Bryant presented him with the Golden Boot Award at Weave Your Heart in San Francisco. In 2014, JW passed the award on to Phil Davis at Squeeze the Hive.