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]

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

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

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

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]

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

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

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

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. Harold “Skip” Palmer, Pres./CEO, Blackhorse Worldwide [KS]

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]

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]

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]

Note: [ XX] is the state of residence


Lt. Gen. Robert Arter, U.S. Army, Ret. – Chairman Emeritus

Col. Willard B. Snyder, U.S. Army, Ret. – Trustee Emeritus

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