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THE AMERICAN LEGION
DEPARTMENT COMMITTEES 2016-17
       
BASEBALL * Bill Dirreen, 559 W. 11th St., Hoisington, KS 67544 -- 620-793-2526 3 years
    Eric Smith, 4513 Freedom Creek Dr., Lawrence, KS 66049 -- 785-766-2873 2 years
    Steve Queen, 327 S. Willow, Ottawa, KS 66067  -- 785-242-6516 1 year
       
BOYS STATE   Don Whitten, 16525 Military Trail Rd., Wamego, KS 66547 -- 785-456-9591 3 years
  * R. C. Shoemaker, PO Box 3277, Shawnee, KS 66203 -- 913-515-4025 2 years
    Don Thomson, 4821 Rockridge Ct., Manhattan, KS 66503 -- 785-776-0066 1 year
       
BOWLING * Gary Loucks, 902 Homewood St., Emporia, KS 66801 -- 620-343-6112 3 years
    Rodney Apps, PO Box 167, Burrton, 67020 2 years
    Clyde Criss, 2040 SE 37th St., Topeka, KS 66605 1 year
       
CADET LAW * Elgin Wahlborg, 32138 61st St., Arkansas City, KS 67005 -- 620-442-8480 3 years
ENFORCEMENT    Gaylord Sanneman, 608 Terrace Dr., Newton, KS 67114 -- 620-290-3482 2 years
ACADEMY   David Carter, PO Box 174, Sublette, KS 67877 -- 620-290-1138 1 year
       
CAMPORAMA * Tom Emerson, 615 W. 3rd Ave., Garnett, KS 66032 -- 785-448-3718     3 years
    Jayson Massey, 1115 Ash Ct., Lyndon, KS 66451 -- 785-383-8644     2 years
    Wiley Simhiser, 312 Highway K-168, Lehigh, KS 67073                   1 year
       
CHILDREN & YOUTH, CHILD   Larry ‘Pete’ Hall, PO Box 216, Sublette, KS 67877 -- 620-271-8483 3 years
WELFARE FOUNDATION   Don Klein, 409 E. Adams, Sterling, KS 67579 -- 620-278-3183 2 years
AND SCOUTING * Dee Dee Danin, 3032 N. Tee Time, Wichita, KS 67205 -- 316-773-2341 1 year
       
CIVIL * Tom Emerson, 615 W. 3rd Ave., Garnett, KS 66032 -- 785-448-3718 3 years
PREPAREDNESS   Ralph Schneider, 5141 Lucille Ln, Shawnee Msn, KS 66203 -- 913-927-4915 2 years
     Bruce Branson, 602 E. 85th, Hutchinson, KS 67502  -- 620-664-3130 1 year
       
ECONOMICS * Jim Buterbaugh, 720 E. 10th, Winfield, KS 67156 -- 620-221-1760        3 years
    Eszter Blair, 403 Dixon Ave., Green, KS 67447 -- 785-447-2577       2 years
    Larry Collins, 1305 E. 6th St., Hutchinson, KS 67501 -- 620-727-5305    1 year
       
EISENHOWER DAY   Paul Sanford, 109 Southport Ct., Newton, KS 67112 -- 620-353-3708     3 years
    Jim Arwine, 2603 Belmont Pl., Garden City, KS 67846 -- 620-271-0229    2 years
  * John Meyeres, 28090 140 Rd., Bazine, KS 67516 -- 785-398-2171     1 year
       
EMPLOYMENT   Tom Howard, 2012 Sioux Dr., Garden City, KS 67846 -- 620-276-7919     3 years
    John Meyer, 7690 W. 311th St., Louisburg, KS 66053 -- 913-837-4425     2 years
  * Jerry Hugunin, 2611 Quail Rd. NE, Waverly, KS 66871 -- 785-250-3354    1 year
       
ENERGY * Charles Trapp, 1012 E. Market St., Derby, KS 67037 -- 316-788-8967     3 years
    Harold Randa, 829 Newfoundland Dr., Manhattan, 66502 --785-656-0331   2 years
    Fred Meyer, 318 W. Chestnut St., Junction City, KS 66441--785-238-6895    1 year
       
FINANCE * Jim Buterbaugh, 720 E. 10th, Winfield, KS 67156 -- 620-221-1760 3 years
    Dave Thomas, 18676 Logan Rd., Leavenworth, 66048 -- 913-682-4259 2 years
    Ernie Cooper, 1117 N. Annie, Olathe, KS 66061 -- 913-486-5857 1 year
       
FOR GOD AND   Rev. Keith Fink, 227 N. 9th St., Kiowa, KS 67070 3 years
COUNTRY * Rev. Glenn Patterson, 1807 Stoddard St. Cape Girardeau 63701 -- 785-434-6091 2 years
    Rev. Jack Kume, 14712 S. Navaho Dr., Olathe, KS 66062 1 year
       
FOREIGN RELATIONS   Tim Russell, 1213 Summit, Baldwin City, KS 66006 -- 785-594-2530      3 years
  * Terry Stephenson, 32197 57th Dr., Arkansas City, 67005 -- 620-442-0562  2 years
    Glenn Wilson, 13739 W. 65th St., Shawnee, KS 66216        1 year
       
GOLF * Carroll Peppersack, 805 N. Kansas Ave., Frankfort, 66427 -- 785-292-4665 3 years 
    Kerry Jackson, 426 Prairie Bend, Rd., Meriden, KS 66512              2 years
    Richard Geike, 204 E. Grandview Dr., Junction City, KS 66441       1 year
       
LEGION RIDERS   Don Behrens, Sr., 435 E. Elizabeth, McPherson, KS 67460 -- 620-245-4252   3 years
    Robert Robinson, 2233 Linda Jean Dr., Independence, 67301 -- 620-331-7693  2 years
  * Allen H. Longstaff, 143 Saline River Rd, Ellis, KS  67637 -- 620-242-4978  1 year
       
LEGISLATIVE   Dave Thomas, 18676 Logan Rd., Leavenworth, KS 66048 – 913-682-4259  3 years
    Roy Dixon, 1916 Labrador, Garden City, KS 667846 -- 785-694-3247 2 years
  * Ralph Dalrymple, 22659 N. 155th St., Basehor, KS 66007 -- 913-724-2201 1 year
       
MEMBERSHIP   Paul Sanford, 109 Southport Ct., Newton, KS 67112 -- 620-353-3708     3 years
    Ralph Schneider, 5141 Lucille Ln., Shawnee Msn, KS 66203 - 913-927-4915  2 years
    Gaylord Sanneman, 608 Terrace Dr., Newton, KS 67114 -- 620-290-3482      1 year
  * Terry Marr, 6131 S. Ellis St., Wichita, KS 67216 -- 316-640-4633  
       
MUSIC * Spencer Madison, 108 S. 5th St., Everest, KS 66424 -- 785-331-7567 3 years
    Wilfried G. Meyer, 318 W. Chestnut St., Jct City, KS 66441 -- 785-223-1073 2 years
    Basil Pepperd, 400 S. Main, Medicine Lodge, KS 67104 -- 316-648-7427 1 year
       
NATIONAL SECURITY   Ray Vail, PO Box 152, Arma, KS 66712 -- 620-347-4892 3 years
  * Tom Gregg, PO Box 488, Wray, CO 80758 -- 970-332-3400              2 years
    Rod Ziemer, 4112 Lakeview Dr., Leavenworth, KS 66048            1 year
       
POW/MIA * Reveles Viviano, 3901 SW 39th St., Topeka, KS 66610 -- 785-266-2466     3 years
    Dave Bierbrodt, 407 N 69 Highway, Arma, KS 66712 -- 920-347-4325      2 years
    Terry Watkins, PO Box 211, Salina, KS 67402 --  785-825-9785        1 year
       
PUBLIC RELATIONS   Ernie Cooper, 1117 N. Annie, Olathe, KS  66061 -- 913-486-5857 3 years
  * Ed DeWitte, 5414 Caenen, Shawnee Mission, KS 66216 -- 913-631-7841 2 years
    Gary Slimmer, 5948 NW Westbrooke Dr., Topeka, KS 66617  1 year
       
S.A.L.   Charles Trapp, 1012 E. Market St., Derby, KS 67037 -- 316-788-8967        3 years
    Tom Tschantz, 209 Miami, Burlington, KS 66839 -- 620-490-0647     2 years
  * Dave Hazelwood, 208 W. 9th St., Concordia, KS 66901 -- 785-738-7460    1 year
       
SCHOLARSHIP AND   Alvin Schugart, 13777 BB St., Bazine, KS 67516 -- 785-398-2307 3 years
ORATORICAL * Mike Oppy, 3121 Shaffer, Manhattan, KS 66503 -- 785-770-7640 2 years
    Ray Vail, PO Box 152, Arma, KS 66712 -- 913-416-9073 1 year
       
SCHOOL AWARDS (A)   Dan Stacey, 1106 W. McArtor, Dodge City, KS 67801 -- 620-430-0750 3 years
COUNTY GOVERNMENT(B) * Dan Wiley, 24801 227th St., Leavenworth, KS 66048 -- 913-680-7199 2 years
& FLAG EDUCATION(C)   Kenny Lehman, 2752 CR 2000, Caney, KS 67333 -- 620-289-4152 1 year
       
SHOOTING SPORTS   Duane Clemons, 28201 V Rd., Whiting, KS 66552 -- 785-873-3237 3 years
  * A. C. Byrd, 14187 Nottingham Rd, Leavenworth, KS 66048 -- 913-727-1472 2 years
    Kerry Jackson, 426 Prairie Bend Rd., Meriden, KS 66512 1 year
       
VETERANS AFFAIRS & * Pat Culver, 225 S. Willow, Derby, KS 67037 -- 316-788-5153 3 years
REHABILITATION   Damon Christensen, PO Box 192, Concordia, KS 66901 -- 785-243-4330 2 years
    Clint Williard, 25134 52nd Rd., Atlanta, KS 67008 -- 620-243-2700 1 year
       
AMERICAN LEGION   Phillip Swartz, 8402 England St., Overland Park, KS 66212        3 years
CENTENNIAL    Jim Arwine, 2603 Belmont Pl., Garden City, KS 67846 -- 620-271-0229   2 years
CELEBRATION * Gaylord Sanneman, 608 Terrace Dr., Newton, KS 67114 -- 620-290-3482   1 year
       
CHAPLAIN   Rev. Glenn Patterson, PO Box 250, Cape Girardeau 63702 -- 785-434-6091  1 year
       
JUDGE ADVOCATE   John Sanderson, 1267 Rd 220, Emporia, KS 66801 -- 620-342-0874       1 year
       
DEPT. S.A.L. LIAISON   Damon Christensen, PO Box 192, Concordia, KS  66901 -- 785-243-4330   1 year
       
  * Committee Chairman  

 

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