Our Mission


The mission of the West Point Society of Naples, an exclusively non-profit organization, is to: (1) further the principles and welfare of the United States Military Academy; (2) provide an organization with activities for its members to associate in order to foster the aims, ideals, standards and achievements of the United States Military Academy; (3) promote a better understanding of the Military Academy by the public throughout Southwest Florida; and (4) inform, encourage and assist talented young men and women of the admissions process of the Military Academy.

 

Board of Directors


2020 Term

Name
Evan Blanco ’80
Jodie Glore ’69
Shannon Horne ‘95
Pete Lilly ’70
Gary Speer ’72

2021 Term

Name
Gregg Boron ‘74
Mike McMahon ‘81
Matt Shanahan ‘99
Cathy Speer (S) ‘72
Chris Williams ’87

2022 Term

Name
Dean Batchelder ’87
Keith Basik ’87
Garrett Dietz ‘73
Arnie Haake ‘69
Bob Jahn (AP) ‘08

Emeritus

John Eberhard ‘59
Ex Officio: Parents Club

Kevin Govern (P)
Karen Govern (P)
 

Officers

President
Garrett Dietz ’73

Vice President
Evan Blanco ‘80

Treasurer
Keith Basik ‘87

Secretary
Cathy Speer (S) ‘72

Asst Treasurer & Asst Secretary
Chris Williams ‘87

By-laws dictate:
15 board members – 5 change each year
Elections held each year at the Annual Membership Meeting
Newly elected members start term NLT Founders Day

(S) Spouse
(AP) Alumni Parent
(P) Parent