Committee Chairmen

Valley of Chicago Committee Chairmen 2022

CommitteeChairmanAssistant Chairman
Almoner - Click here for more informationKristeffor D. CaldwellJohn P. Marquardt, MSA, Kenneth J. Stortz
Ambassadors - Click here for more information
Ancient Craft Degree Team - Click here for more informationReuben M. OwensTerry J. Hartl, VA, MSA, Stephen A. Valle
Bike MS (Bike Team)Michael J. OrtliebFrank S. Winans, MSA, 33°
Bike MS (Rest Stop)Ozwaldo TrejoMark Foster
Director of WorkTerry J. Hartl, VA, MSA
R & HJohn P. Marquardt, MSAMichael J. Camara
Jr. ROTC & Military HistoryXander "Guide" J. Sobecki
LibrarianCarl S. Peterson, MSAJohn P. Marquardt, MSA
MuseumAntwane O. LeeMichael J. Camara
LightingHammond E. White, Jr., VAManolo L. Comprado
MakeupWilliam E. Carlton, VA, MSADennis R. Fowler
Membership Committee
Membership RetentionBurton "Bud" K. Schorr Jr., MSAJoseph W. Pegoraro, MSA
OrganistCharles F. Masny III
Players GroupKarl J. Nygard
Scholarship - Click here for more informationLance J. Welter, VA, MSA, 33°James H. Oehler, MSA, 33°
Audio VisualKurt F. Rubin, MSA
Speakers BureauAntwane O. Lee
StageStanley W. Smith, MSA, 33°Barry S. Alpern, VA, MSA
WardrobeThomas C. FlockEdward J. Hernandez
Technical DirectorTerry J. Hartl, MSA
GolfKenneth J. Armbruster
Learning CenterAlan J. Betker, KCCH
YouthRussell A. Scanlan, MSA, 33°Richard B. Pugh
Heritage & DocentXander "Guide" J. Sobecki


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