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About the Foundation

Our Board

The Coast Guard Foundation is governed by a Board of Trustees from all parts of the country. The Trustees elect from their members a Board of Directors to oversee the Foundation. Our board also features an executive committee of directors who serve as an internal governing body with the entire Board of Directors and Trustees. Our board members are dedicated individuals who contribute valuable time and energy to the Foundation.

Executive Committee

Directors

  • Mr. Thomas A. Allegretti
  • Ms. Alexandra Anagnostis-Irons
  • Vice Adm. Sally Brice-O'Hara, USCG (Ret.)
  • Mr. Frederick Brodsky
  • Mr. Abbott Brown
  • Ms. Nicki M. Candies
  • Ms. Ruth Anderson Coggeshall
  • CAPT Charley L. Diaz, USCG (Ret.)
  • Ms. Cheryl D. Felder
  • Mr. David W. Grzebinski
  • Mr. William E. Jenkins
  • Mr. R. Christian Johnsen
  • Ms. Corrine X. Kosar
  • Mr. Leo Paul Koulos
  • Mr. Stein Kruse
  • Mr. H. Merritt Lane III
  • Ms. Susan P. Ludwig*
  • Mr. Robert W. Montgomery
  • Mr. James P. Muldoon
  • Mr. Eric Nagel
  • Ms. Julie Nelson
  • Mr. Thomas H. Niles
  • Mr. James A. O'Hare
  • Mr. Joseph B. Phair
  • Ms. Loretta J. Rietsema
  • Ms. Judith A. Roos
  • Rear Adm. Duncan C. Smith III, USCGR (Ret.)
  • Mr. Roger Wacker
  • CAPT Thomas Wetherald, USN (Ret.)
  • Ms. Margaret C. Winters

Trustees

  • Mr. Jeremiah Ana
  • Mr. James S. Andrasick
  • Mr. Vic Angoco
  • Mr. William F. Anonsen, USMM (Ret.)
  • Mr. Joseph P. Buss, Jr.
  • Capt. John E. Cameron, USCG (Ret.)
  • Mr. Christopher Chandor
  • Mr. James P. Clappin
  • Ms. Kathryn Clay
  • Mr. Scott H. Cooper
  • Mr. Naresh Copeland
  • Mr. Robert D. Cuthbertson
  • Mr. Joseph G. DePietro
  • Capt. Jeffrey Dixon, USCG (Ret.)
  • Ms. Jeanne M. Grasso
  • Ms. Parker Harrison
  • Mr. Paul Janoff
  • Mr. Steve Jowett
  • Mr. George Kampstra
  • Mr. Andre Kostelnik
  • Mr. Christian Lee
  • Ms. Beth Mason
  • Mr. Jim Masters
  • Mr. James M. Mathieu
  • Mr. Brian B.A. McAllister
  • Mr. Michael McDonald
  • Mr. Stephen E. Muecke, CFP
  • Rear Adm. James C. Olson, USCG (Ret.)
  • Mr. Raymond R. Oneglia
  • Mr. John Parrott
  • Mr. Thomas K. Richey
  • Mr. Augustine Rietsema
  • Capt. Paul J. Roden, USCG (Ret.)
  • Mr. Luis Romero
  • Mr. Mark Ross
  • Mr. Jeffrey R. Scholz
  • Mr. John T. Seaman
  • Mr. Philip J. Shapiro
  • Mr. Daniel D. Smallwood
  • Capt. Jonathan Spaner, USCG (Ret.)
  • Cmdr. Richard M. Symons, USCGR (Ret.)
  • Mr. Howard Thorsen
  • Mr. Clark Todd
  • Mr. Brooks Tomblin
  • Mr. Tim van Oppen
  • Rear Adm. James C. Van Sice, USCG (Ret.)
  • Mr. David Vardeman
  • Rear Adm. Jesse Wilson, Jr. USN (Ret.)
  • Ms. Graciella Yokana

Trustees Emeriti

  • Adm. Thad W. Allen, USCG (Ret.)
  • Mr. Gerald W. Blakeley, Jr ***
  • Mr. Walter E. Blessey, Jr.
  • Mr. Donald T. Bollinger
  • Ms. Anne B. Brengle
  • Mr. Otto Candies, Jr.**
  • Mr. James T. Caraway
  • Mr. Michael L. Carthew
  • Mr. Jimmy Coleman**
  • Mr. Angus R. Cooper II
  • Mr. Bro D’Arcy**
  • Mr. Robert Flynn **
  • Rear Adm. Marshall E. Gilbert, USCG (Ret.) ***
  • Mr. Lawrence R. Glenn
  • Mr. Al A. Gonsoulin
  • Mr. Richard J. Grahn
  • Vice Adm. Richard D. Herr, USCG (Ret.)
  • Mr. Walter J. Hickel, Jr.
  • Capt. F. David Hoffman, USCGR (Ret.)
  • Mr. Demosthenis M. Hountalas
  • Mr. Clay Maitland
  • Mr. Jean-Jacques Marie
  • Capt. John P. Mihlbauer, USCG (Ret.) ***
  • Mr. Joseph H. Pyne
  • Mr. Ross E. Roeder **
  • Mr. Steve T. Scalzo
  • Mr. John F. Statts
  • Mr. Roy Vander Putten

  • *Not an independent voting member
  • **Posthumously
  • ***Deceased

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