Board of Directors
Honorary Commander-In-Chief
Honorable Greg Abbott
Governor of Texas

Governor's Appointee to the Board
Jerry Patterson

The membership selects three members at large every year at the annual meeting, who will each serve a three year term on the Board. At that time, the Board selects its officers for a calendar year term.

2021 Officers

President: Jim Tyson  -
Vice President: David Wetzel -
Treasurer: Mike DeHart  -
Secretary: Paula Morris  -

Immediate Past President: Rick Dempsey

2021 Elected Directors and their current term (* indicates 2nd term)

Chester Barnes - 1/1/2019 to 12/31/2021 
Derek Beck - 1/1/2021 to 12/31/2023
Gordon Blocker - 1/1/2021 to 12/31/2023
Richard Dempsey - 1/1/2019 to 12/31/2021
Andy Hall - 1/1/2020 to 12/31/2022 *
Mariann Laughlin - 1/1/2021 to 12/31/2023
Peter Rindlisbacher - 1/1/2020 to 12/31/2022
James Tyson - 1/1/2019 to 12/31/2021 *
David Wetzel - 1/1/2020 to 12/31/2022

Additionally, each Squadron gets to pick a representative, who is a voting board member. This person is not subject to the same terms as elected board members. Past Presidents and Squadron Commanders also have a seat and voice at all board meetings ex-officio Board Members but do not vote. Following are the squadrons, their commanders, and their voting representative:

C. E. Hawkins Squadron
Squadron Commander - Chester Barnes
Squadron Representative - Paula Morris

Chester W. Nimitz Squadron
Squadron Commander - Tim Weiland
Squadron Representative - Rebekah Corder

Edwin Moore Squadron
Squadron Commander - Wayne Allen Courreges, Jr.
Squadron Representative - Kathy Howell

Mirabeau B. Lamar
Squadron Commander - Robert Williams
Squadron Representative - Dave Haglund

Sam Houston Squadron
Squadron Commander - John Ebeling
Squadron Representative - Mike DeHart

Samuel May Williams Squadron
Squadron Commander - Richard Hatch
Squadron Representative - Richard Weitzel

Tom Toby Squadron
Squadron Commander - John Martin
Squadron Representative - Terry Miller

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