District Commander's Corner
3rd District Commander Bob Berger welcomes you to our website
As newly elected 3rd District Commander, I would like to this opportunity thank you and your Post for support and trust you have placed in electing me to this position. I look forward to working with you and your staff to assist your Post in those areas in which I can support you with your Command responsibilities.
As I assume my responsibilities for the District Office, I am pleased to announce the elected and appointed 3rd District Staff who will be assisting me throughout the 2015/2016 legion year, as follows:
Jim Carlin, from Post 157 is the 1st Vice and has held positions as 2nd Zone and 3rd District Commander and will be as great advocate for the District with any issues that may arise at the State level.
Walter Jones is the 2nd Vice and is currently the Commander of Post 118 in Kalamazoo.
David Riley, is the Finance Officer and he has served in this position for the last two 3rd District Commanders and has done an outstanding job.
Shela Sanders is the Adjutant and has served in this position the past year and she is also the 1st Vice at Post 298.
Duane Miller from Post 48 is the Sergant-at-Arms which he has held for the last two years.
Neal (Jim) Sleeper from Post 55 has been appointed as the 3rd District Historian.
Cliff Rose from Post 465 is the Judge Advocate and brings his 50+ years and expertise and knowledge as a dedicated Legion member.
Charles (Chuck) Savage from Post 55 has been appointed as the Service Officer, he has been a great asset to the Albion Post in this capacity. And finally,
Jack Post from Post 36 is our Chaplin.
I look forward to working with this fine staff.
Please share this information with your Post membership at your June Meeting. Our required District meeting to be held 30 days from Convention, will be held at the Climax-Scotts Post 465 on Saturday July 25, 2015 at 5:00PM and this is an open meeting and all are invited to attend.
Again thank you for your support.
Robert D. Berger
3rd District Commander-elect