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Advisory Council

- The Chairman and Vice-Chairman of the Association are members of the Advisory Council. They each serve a two-year term beginning the first day of January following their election.

- Other Advisors serve for three-year terms beginning the first day of January following their election and may serve a maximum of three consecutive terms. Advisors are elected from three categories: At-Large, Class, and Society.

- The President of the Association serves as an ex-officio, non-voting member of the Advisory Council.

The function of the Advisory Council is to provide advice on the affairs of the WPAOG to the Board of Directors. Further details are available in the Advisors Handbook.

Chairman of the West Point Association of Graduates (To serve until 31 December 2021)

LTG (USA, RET) Joseph E. DeFrancisco ’65

Vice-Chairman of the West Point Association of Graduates (To serve until 31 December 2021)

Mr. Stanley J. Shipley ’73

ADVISORS AT LARGE (Serving Until)

31 December 2021 31 December 2022 31 December 2023
John R. Martin ’74 Kip P. Nygren ’69 Michael W. L. Yap ’67
Douglass S. Heckman ’81 Mark W. House ’80 Dale W. Hansen '68
David E. Palamar ’82 Joseph A. Simonelli, Jr. ’87 Donna Alesch White '80
Craig D. Morrow ’91 Jon E. Tellier ’89 Holly F. West ’91
Kathryn K. Pegues ’01 Stephen B. Rubright ’97 Brandi Bryan Peasley '94
Sahm D. Cho ’11 Thomas W. Oakley ’00 Erica Jeffries Purdo '98


CLASS ADVISORS
(Serving Until)

31 December 2021 31 December 2022 31 December 2023
Peter Gleichenhaus ’61 Bernie Skown ’62 Rudy Ehrenberg '63
Ross Witschonke ’71 Robert Allbright ’72 Jeremy Miller '73
Dirk Stevens ’81 Pete Hidalgo ’82 Phil Clough '83
Rich Campbell ’91 Christopher Soucie ’92 Ashleigh Wehmeyer '93
Matt Kapinos ’01 Joshua Eaton ’02 Tracey Lloyd '03
Joseph Simon ’11 Daniel White ’12 Matt Mezer '13

 

SOCIETY ADVISORS (Serving Until)

31 December 2021 31 December 2022 31 December 2023
John Norton ’70 (C) Dale Kurtz ’73 (NE) Bill Taylor '70 (C)
John Warnke ’80 (SC) Joseph Mislinski ’78 (NC) Curtis A. Carver ’83 (SC)
Kevin Riedler ’81 (W) Steve Minear ’84 (SC) Susan Irons '89 (NC)
Tom Lynch ’82 (NC) Rick French ’86 (C) James Zopelis '96 (NE)
John Buckheit ’84 (NE) Kerry Danelson ’00 (SE) Eddie Kang '08 (W)
Brett Smith ’94 (SE) Nick Gantt ’01 (W) Spencer Krantz '09 (SE)

* Dates are the end dates of elected terms.                    (As of 12/31/20)

NE– Northeast

C– Capitol

NC – North Central

SE– Southeast

W– Western

SC– South Central