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, 10:30 am, County Grill and Smokehouse, Yorktown.   Meeting with Congresswoman Luria

September 11, 3:30 pm,  Navy vs Air Force Football, Revolution Golf Restaurant, Williamsburg, AF Alumni will join us.

October

Friday, October 29, 2021 meeting with Representative Rob Wittman. 

At the meeting, he will update us on what he is working on and what is going on in Washington and around our area.

November

Thursday, November 11 2021 our meeting  will be at 1 pm.  The in-person meeting will take place at Revolution Golf and Grille, 1430 High St suite 706, Williamsburg, VA 23185, contact number is 757) 645-4711 (The Shops at High Street on Richmond Road).

Our speaker will be Rick Dwyer, who serves as the Deputy Executive Director of the Hampton Roads Military and Federal Facilities Alliance.  Rick is a 1996 graduate of the U.S. Air Force Academy.

A career Air Force officer, Rick served 20 years on active duty as a civil engineer and has served in a number of installation level, Red Horse (heavy construction unit), major command and Headquarters Air Force engineer positions. As an Air Force civil engineer, he gained extensive experience working on facilities, infrastructure, environmental, housing, emergency management, fire emergency services, and explosive ordnance disposal issues.

Please come and join us for a very interesting meeting!

December

December 11 at 3 pm.  ARMY /  NAVY Game get-together at Revolution Golf and Grille, 1430 High Street (off Richmond Road), Williamsburg,

 

Page Updated:  November 14, 2021

 

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.