Legionnaire's should join a committee(s) of their choice subject to Chairman's approval.
Boys State Committee
Helps schools select candidates, ensures they attend Boy's State Dinner at Post 76.
Chairman-Will Ivie, Joe Trochta,
Building and Grounds Committee
Monitors and ensures necessary improvements & repairs are made to our historic building and grounds.
Chairman-Sean Bridwell-2nd V.C.; Walter Ivie, JoeTrochta,
Clayton Griffis, John Wheeler, Mike McNamara,
Handles Newsletter Publication, Web Site, Special Event Publicity, Public Relations Tasks, Member Photos, and Historical Documentation.
Chairman-Cynthia Miller-Photographer; Steve Dawson-
Webmaster, Steve Rye-Newsletter Editor.
Will research and contract with a elevator installation company. It will supervise construction of same. The purpose is to provide Ballroom access for wheelchair veterans and civilians as well as utility for Rentals needing to move everything from food carts & sound equipment to ice sculptures & large wedding cakes.
Chairman-Sean Bridwell-2nd V.C.; Cyndi Miller,
Mike McNamara, Guy Davis, Clayton Griffis, Walter Ivie, John
Wheeler, Henry Shoenfelt, Joe Trochta.
Reviews Post Financial Statements, future expenditures and conducts annual audit.
Chairman-Al Banzer-Finance Officer; Clayton Griffis-Judge Advocate,
Walter Ivie-Adjutant-CPA, Mike McNamara.
Honor Guard & Ceremonials
Rehearses for upcoming events & flag ceremonies. Trains with M1 Rifles, flags and bugle for volley firing, funeral services, civic events & parades. Legionnaires should just show up to join. Great way to still serve in uniform. The Honor Guard trains at 1800 hrs prior to each months "Members Meeting".
Honor Guard Commander-Al Banzer;
Assistant Honor Guard Commander Clayton Griffis;
Training LT- Steve Dawson, Flags LT-Cyndi Miller,
Weapons LT- Henry Shoenfelt, Asst. Weapons LT-Greg Ginn,
Equipment LT-Will Ivie, Kevin McAdams
Junior Shooting Committee
Develops Jr Shooting Program. Teaches Basic Marksmanship, prepares for practices and matches, builds target frames and other range duties.
Chairman-Walter Ivie, Clayton Griffis, Sean Bridwell.
Promotes the official legislative mandates of Travis Post 76. Establishes and maintains liaison with elected officials. All activities are in compliance with Section 2, Article II of the Constitution of The American Legion: "The American Legion shall be absolutely non-political and shall not be used for the dissemination of partisan principles nor for the promotion of the candidacy of any person seeking public office or preferment."
Chairman-Mike McNamara-1st V.C.;
S.A.L. Commander-Santiago Betancourt
Creates and implements Membership Recruitment & Activation programs.
Chairman-Mike McNamara-1st V.C.
Sends information to High schools, contacts schools to recruit contestants, provides information and assistance to contestants, attends contests to provide support.
Chairman-Cyndi Miller; Walter Ivie
Plans monthly social events; schedules guest speakers, plans menus, ensures food is ordered and delivered, organizes setup and take-down. (AKA the "party gang"!)
Chairman-Mike McNamara-1st V.C.; Dallas Calhoun-Property Manager
Veterans Service Committee
Service Officer assists in important duties both during war time and following the termination of hostilities. Helps with filing claims, securing medical assistance, pension issues & job leads.
Chaplain monitors and visits ailing comrades. Committee works together for funeral service needs to include such important items from procuring a US Flag to Chaplain services.
Chairman-George Ruiz-Service Officer; Greg Ginn-Chaplain.