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

2021 Term

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

2022 Term

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

2023 Term

Shannon Horne '95
Jodie Glore '69
Pete Lilly '70
Gary Speer '72
Evan Blanco '80


John Eberhard ‘59
Ex Officio: Parents Club

Tom Corcoran (P)
Jill Corcoran (P)


Garrett Dietz ’73

Vice President, Event Planning
Evan Blanco ‘80

Keith Basik ‘87

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