State Commanders

Here is a list of all State Commanders as of 01 August 2023. Your Director of State Commanders Gillie Jenkins wishes for all members to be able to contact their State Commander for questions.  Hopefully this will “keep us together.” If your state does not have a State Commander or to volunteer to be a State Commander in your state, call or write to Gillie.

Director of State Commanders (Acting)
John Wills
823 Lake Artesia Lane
Furquary Varina, NC 27526 
919-339-2404
johnwills132@yahoo.com

National Commander Keith Kiefer 612-232-6596
Kiefer4ramsey@yahoo.com
Alabama Ronald H. Holmes
11349 Woodbank Dr
Tuscaloosa, AL
35405-9528
205-758-6823
sgme9holmes@charter.net
Alaska Barbara J. Jordan
23436 Blue Skies Dr
Chugiak, AK
99567
907-841-0493
tdybrzgirl@yahoo.com
Arizona Dennis L. Miller
5480 W. Thornscrub Dr.
Marana, AZ
85658
520-575-9544
millerAndAssociates.dm@gmail.com
Arizona
Area Commander
Donald G. Kelly
2012 E. Watson Dr
Temple, AZ
85283
480-720-9079
donaldgkelly@gmail.com
Arkansas W.C. ‘ JAKE’ Lamkins
Scrimshaw Cove
#4
Fayetteville, AR
72701
479-879-8358
jake@lamkins.com
California Donald F. Ellis
38 Willowood
Aliso Viejo, CA
92656
949-831-8318
donaldfellis@gmail.com
Colorado Paul V. Roberts
646 Silver Plume Dr
Fruita CO
81521-2193
970-858-6429
proberts@bresnan.net
Connecticut Ronald T. ‘RONNIE’ Benoit
15 Brimfield Rd
Holland, MA
01521-3011
413-245-7819
atomicvet024@gmail.com
Delaware Richard L. Goetsch
2611 Buckingham Rd
Ellicott City, MD
21042-3597
410-465-7393
s_rgoetsch@msn.com
Florida Thomas G. Botchie
41 Seabreeze Dr
Ormond Beach, FL
32176
843-607-3842
toppop59@gmail.com
Georgia Kenneth P. Price
495 Pinebrook Dr
Valdosta, GA
31602
912-381-6337
ppprice@surfsouth.com
Guam Robert N. Celestial
P.O. Box 7250
Tamuning, GU
96931
671-688-7277
parsguamdownwinders@gmail.com
Hawaii Fred Schafer
130 Cleveland St
Lebanon, OR
97355-4505-
541-258-7453
derf@trcschafer.com
Idaho Bill H. Sills, III
P.O. Box 219
Eastport, ID
83826-0219
208-267-5035
whs3@yahoo.com
Illinois Aubry F. Biggs, Sr.
10482 Chaney Avenue
Beach Park, IL
60099
847-623-8936
abbiggs@pngusa.net
Indiana William L. Brand
7641 South Harmony Rd
Bloomington, IN
47403
812-824-7811
wlbj2435@aol.com
Iowa Gilbert F. Amdahl
414 North 17th Ct
Esterville, IA
51334
712-362-5607
gilbertamdahl@hotmail.com
Kansas Dallas W. Brown
2600 North 155th Terrace
Basehor, KS
66007
816-807-3147
dbrown1932@yahoo.com
Kentucky Raymond E. Wilder
38 Jordon Ct
Jamestown, KY
42629-2437
270-566-4343
buckskin@me.com
Louisiana Paul C. Sparacino
4014 Indian Run Dr
Baton Rouge, LA
70816-3572
225-252-0537
sparrow743@att.net
Maine Roscoe C. Randall
214 Deening Ridge Rd
Shapleigh, ME
04076
207-636-3492
cliff2@metrocast.net
Maryland James H. Thomas Jr.
Brookdale Senior Living 20009 Rosebank Apt 105
Hagerstown, MD
21742
301-722-1280
Massachusetts Ronald T. ‘RONNIE’ Benoit
15 Brimfield Rd
Holland, MA
01521-3011
413-245-7819
atomicvet024@gmail.com
Michigan Lanz Temple
3984 N. Green Creek Rd
Muskegon, MI
49445-9309
248-622-0055
rjaskco6@msn.com
Minnesota Paul B. Gunderson
412 Rice Creek Blvd NE
Fridley, MN
55432-4431
763-571-4347
pbgunderson@usfamily.net
Minnesota
Area Commander
James Hammond
200 99th Ave NW
Coon Rpaid, MN
55433-5201
612-406-1041
malandrandy83@yahoo.com
Mississippi George A. Blaydon
508 Dahaja Circle
Clinton, MS
39056-4124
601-924-0793
gblay136@comcast.net
Missouri Clayton B. Crosby
P.O. Box 295
Carl Junction, MO
64834-0295
479-270-8087
malandrandy83@yahoo.com
Montana Peter H. Besas
5571 Chehalis Pl
Blain, WA
98230-9563
360-2697051
phbesas@aol.com
Nebraska Robert L. Ruyle
420 Steinway Rd
Lincoln, NE
68505-2564
402-488-7927
bobruyle34@gmail.com
Nevada Albert F. Gettier
2442 Bedford Park Drive
Henderson, NV
89052
702-518-8595
al@gettier.us
Nevada
Area Commander
Joe Martenez
472 Chalet Drive
Mesquite, NV
89027
702-884-5393
New Hampshire Bernard F. Wynn
18 Colonia Square
Peterborough, NH
03458
603-784-5086
bfwynn1@comcast.net
New Jersey Robert De Blasi
16 Kings Rd
Rockaway, NJ
07866-2306
973-627-5163
robags50@aol.com
New Mexico Paul L. Griego
P.O. Box 53362
Albuquerque, NM
87153
505-306-1902
abq@aol.com
New York Kenneth A. Brownell
1703 Route 32N
Gansevoort, NY
12831-2065
518-409-2023
brownell_2001@yahoo.com
North Carolina TBD  
North Dakota Fred L. Hartleib
503 12th Street N.W
Mandan, ND
58554-1921
701-663-5854
lwingnbach@yahoo.com
Ohio David J. Crawford
539 Primrose Ln
Tipp, OH 45371
937-620-4085
naavohio@gmail.com
Oklahoma Clifford R. Lewis
315 West Hurd
Edmond, OK
73003
405-341-6679
clifford-l@att.net
Oregon Fred Schafer
130 Cleveland St
Lebanon, OR
97355-4505
541-258-7453
derf@trcschafer.com
Pennsylvania Anthony B. Marceca
2219 Dixie Dr
York, PA
17042
717-600-8668
anthonymarceca@earthlink.net
Rhode Island Ronald T.’RONNIE’ Benoit
15 Brimfield Rd
Holland, MA
01521-3011
413-245-7819
atomicvet024@gmail.com
South Carolina Marion L. Davis
7825 Lochlane Circle
Colombia SC
29223-2535
803-788-4369
mgander2@hotmail.com
South Dakota Gerald A. Johnson
1051 West Capitol Ave
Pierre, SD
57501
605-224-9533
dirtkid@dakota2k.net
Tennessee Thomas W. Alesi, Sr.
18525 Horton Hwy
Falls Branch, TN
37656
423-276-9430
tclonghorns@charter.net
Texas Randell E. Miller
10201 FM 1925 #226
Edcouch, TX
78538
956-262-6533
melandrandy83@yahoo.com
Utah Pete H. Besas
5571 Chehalis Place
Blaine, WA
98230-9563
360-269-7051
phbesas@aol.com
Vermont Ronald T. ‘RONNIE’ Benoit
15 Brimfield Rd
Holland, MA
01521-3011
413-245-7819
atomicvet024@gmail.com
Virginia Gillie Jenkins
10500 Dakins Dr
N. Chesterfield, VA
23236
804-379-5673
atomicgille@verizon.net
Washington Pete H. Besas
5571 Chehalis Place
Blaine, WA
98230-9563
360-269-7051
phbesas@aol.com
West Virginia Haskell Watts Jr.
75 Good Samaritan St
Logan, West Virginia
25601
304-752-5552
hwatts@frontier.com
Wisconsin Jerome W. Gehl
N406 County. Rd. GG
Kaukauna, WI
54130-8868
920-759-5334
jerrygehi@twc.com
Wyoming Robert L. Ruyle
420 Steinway Rd
Lincoln, NE
68505-2564
402-488-7927
bobruyle34@gmail.com

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