2021 Schedule of Events

January

January 6th at 1:00 pm, ZOOM (invitation will be sent).  This will be a Chapter Board meeting to discuss Chapter current status and ideas for 2021.  Our guest speaker will be Bob Lynch who helps manage all the Blue and Gold Officers in Hampton Roads.  He has the latest gouge on what’s happening at the Academy, the progress of Candidates and how our local Mids are doing.

January 20th at 10:00    We held a General Chapter meeting with Bob Lynch as the keynote speaker.  Bob is the assistant manager of the large Blue and Gold network in all of Hampton Roads.  He reviewed what happened in 2020, current Candidate selection process and how 2021 is looking.

February

February 10th at 10:00    Ken Reightler ‘73, Retired Astronaut and Tig H. Krekel, Class of ’75 Distinguished Chair in Space Science at USNA.  His topic will be “Getting some ‘Space’ at USNA”:  Naval reliance on space, NASA and commercial space activities.

March

March 10th at 4:00        Howard Hoege lll, USMA ‘94, President and CEO Mariners Museum and Park.  Howard will share how they survived 2020 and what is new at the Park.

April

April 14th at 10:00        John Maxwell, Commissioner Virginia Department of Veterans Services will discuss their extensive support programs.

May

May 12th at 10:00 via ZOOM       Bryan Cochran ’93 discussed his Command tour at Joint Task Force-Civil Support (JTF-CS) headquartered at Fort Eustis. He also shared his recent retirement adventures.

June

June 5th, 1:00   2nd Annual Picnic and Plebe Recognition Picnic was held at The Beeches at Capitol Landing in Williamsburg.  We recognized this year’s Plebe as well as those who have been accepted into NAPS.

August

August 5, 5 pm     Tour and beer tasting event at ALWERKS on Mooretown Road in Williamsburg.

September

September 9, time TBD   Meeting with Congresswoman Luria

September 11 time TBD   Navy vs Air Force Football, Revolution Golf Restaurant, Williamsburg, AF Alumni will join us.

October

October 18 at 11:00 am         Meeting with Congressman Wittman at Patriot’s Colony followed by lunch.

December

December 11 (time and place to be determined)        ARMY /  NAVY Game.

 

 

Small Business – Business Development Meeting

The 2nd Wednesday each month we host a Joint Service Academy SB BD Forum zoom meeting. 

Mike Ohlhaver ’75 and Ben Francisco are the hosts of these meetings.