Board Members/Officers for 2021-2022
Effective October 1, 2021 to September 30, 2022
Dan Maucieri: Treasurer
Dan Maucieri served in the Air Force in various roles of Aircraft Maintenance in many locations throughout the United States and overseas locations. He retired in 2015 after 30 years of service and moved to Van Zandt County where he is a hobby farmer, community volunteer and works as the County Human Resources Director. Dan and his wife Lynn raised five daughters who come visit often and bring their ten grandkids to enjoy their home in the Country. Dan serves as our Treasurer.
Virgil Melton, Jr. : Director
United States Marine Corps, Feb 67-Aug 71, Vietnam War (Nov 67-Aug 69) MOS 1811 Tanks M48A3’s
Dan Curtis: Director
Dan is a 29-year retired Army Veteran. He coordinated the Honor Flights from Kansas City and Utah to Washington D.C. spent time as an Army reserve Engineer for 53 countries. Has 53 decorations including 2 Bronze Stars. Voted “BEST ENGINEERING SOLDIER” among U.S. and Allied Nations Military Engineers. Lives in Canton.
Frank Palmer: Director
As a civilian, Frank Palmer has provided fitness equipment and programming to the US Military for forty years. Having visited almost every US Base globally, he has met and spent time with many amazing warriors. Frank says that this has instilled in him a deep respect for our Service Members and has driven him to give back as best he can.
Spencer Pennington: Director
Spencer volunteered and was in charge of the Gift Shop / Museum during his Junior and Senior years of High School
He is involved with Whiskers for Wounded Warriors, visiting the VA hospital to check on critical care veterans. Spencer has served as the “official” Bugler of the Veterans Memorial.
Spencer currently works for Bell Textron in the IT Infrastructure Department in Dallas.