CGSCF Board of Trustees

Mr. Douglass J. Adair, VP, Exchange National Bank & Trust [KS]

Mr. Pete Brownell, CEO, Brownells [IA]

Col. (USA Ret.) Tim Carlin, Financial Advisor, Edward Jones [KS]

Brig. Gen. (USA Ret.) Stanley F. Cherrie, VP, Cubic Applications, Inc. [KS]

Ms. Sheila J. Duffy, Founder and President of Greystones Group, LLC [VA]

Lt. Gen. (USA Ret.) Samuel Ebbesen, Pres./CEO, Omni Systems, Inc. [VA]

Ms. Mary Jean Eisenhower, Principal, MJ Eisenhower & Associates [MO]

Mr. Jeffrey O. Ellis, Attorney, Spencer, Fane, Britt & Browne, LLC [KS]

Mr. Kenneth Fisher, Chairman and CEO, Fisher House Foundation [NY]

Maj. Gen. (USA Ret.) Jerry C. Harrison, Vice President, SRI International [VA]

Mr. Monte Holm, Exec. Vice Chairman, World Financial Group Chairman’s Council [UT]

Col. (USA Ret.) Art Hurtado, Chairman/CEO, Invertix Corp. [VA]

Mr. Tedd Johnson, Founder, [CA]

Mr. James I. Mackay, Sr. Director of Investment Banking, Dewaay Financial Network [IA]

Lt. Col. (USA Ret.) Thomas O. Mason, Attorney, Cooley, LLP [Wash. DC]

Col. (USA Ret.) J. Dan McGowan, II, Civilian Aide to the Secretary of the Army, Iowa [IA]

Mr. David J. McIntyre, Pres./CEO, TriWest Healthcare Alliance [CA]

Mr. Michael V. Meyer, Vice President for Programs, Salute to America’s Heroes [KS]

Col. (USA Ret.) Billy G. Murphy, Pres./CEO, Billy Murphy and Associates [KS]

Lt. Col. (USA Ret.) Robert J. Myers, Pres./CEO, Caseys General Stores [IA]

Mr. John Neafsey, President, JN Associates [CT]

Brig. Gen. (USA Ret.) Harold Nelson, former Chief of Military History, U.S. Army [VA]

Lt. Gen. (USA Ret.) John Otjen, former Commanding General, First United States Army and Fort Meade, MD [TN]

Mr. Steve W. Panknin, Executive Vice President, Country Club Bank [MO]

Lt. Gen (USA Ret.) John Pickler, Former Director of the Army Staff [TX]

Mr. Fred Polk, President, Iron Tree Research [KS]

Ms. Gabrielle Reilly, Founder/CEO, The Global Town Hall [KS]

Gen. (USA Ret.) William R. Richardson, Senior Associate, Burdeshaw Associates [VA]

Mr. John H. Robinson, Chairman, Hamilton Ventures, LLC [MO]

Mr. Florian Rothbrust, SR VP/Chief Logistics Officer, JE DUNN Construction [MO]

Mr. Rolf D. Snyder, President, The Real Estate Corporation [KS]

Maj. Gen. (USA Ret.) John F. Sobke, former Deputy Chief of Engineers [GA]

Mr. Richard Thawley, Pres./CEO, Provident Generation of America, Inc. [CA]

Mr. Gary Vogler, President, Howitzer Consulting [VA]

Brig. Gen. (USA Ret.) William A. West, President, William West Consulting [KS]

Mr. Richard F. Young, Welch & Forbes LLC [MA]


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Latest News


A message from the Foundation CEO

All- We need your help to continue our programs in support of the Command and General Staff College. In 2014, the CGSC Foundation continued its support to: • Scholarship – enhancing the academic experience. • Outreach – connecting Americans with the College and their military. • Soldiers and Family – enriching the lives of our […]

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Foundation hosts World War II veteran’s visit to CGSC

The CGSC Foundation was privileged to host Lt. Col. Faye Knodle, U.S. Army National Guard, Retired, to Fort Leavenworth and the Command and General Staff College for a two-day visit Dec. 11-12.


Founding trustee honored on the anniversary of his Medal of Honor

The CGSC Foundation hosted a luncheon on Dec. 5 in honor of retired Col. Roger Donlon on the 50th Anniversary of his award of the Medal of Honor.