Dear ANSO Members,
The time as come to elect new Board of Directors. The time has come for me and other Board of Directors to step down. After eight years as your President, effective 01 March 2019, I will be stepping down. Your Vice President, Major Kevin Cortes, USMC, Retired, will also be stepping down after serving for seven years. We believe that it is time for new leadership at the helm of ANSO including other positions.
Please consider stepping up to the plate for one of the following ANSO Leadership positions that are open now. Once nominations are presented and announced by the end of January 2019, we will hold an electronic election via our website. Elections will held in the February to March 2019 time frame (biographies to be posted later). Please make your nomination to me or any one of the current BOD Members.
President – Nominees to date are: MajGen Frederick Padilla, USMC; CDR Blanca Rosas, USCG; LCDR Rolando Machado, USN; Mr. Matthew Paredes
Vice President – Nominees to date are: MajGen Frederick Padilla, USMC; CDR Blanca Rosas, USCG; LCDR Jose Rosario, USCG; LCDR Rolando Machado, USN; Mr. Matthew Paredes
Western Region Vice President –
Secretary – Nominees to date are: CDR Milciades “Tony” Then, USN
Public Affairs Officer – Nominees to date are: LT Joey Olivares, USNR
Marine Corps Officer Representative –
Marine Corps Enlisted Representative –
Navy Enlisted Representative –
Coast Guard Officer Representative – Nominees to date are: LCDR Eric Driggs, USCGR
Coast Guard Enlisted Representative –
Thank you for your consideration. It has been an honor and a privilege to serve you for the past eight years. I hope that we have been able to make a difference.
Warm regards and with greatest sincerity,
Will Rodriguez, Rear Admiral, United States Navy, Retired
El Presidente de ANSO