Officers & Chairmen

The 2016-2017 State Officers and Board of Managers for the Maryland Society, Sons of the American Revolution are:

William P. Smithson, President
 
1st Vice President
Donald A. Deering
 
2nd Vice President
James A. Adkins
 
3rd Vice President
Timothy Mallory
 
Secretary
J. Patrick Warner
 
Assistant Secretary
Arthur G. Petruccelli
 
Treasurer
Gary R. Neal
 
Treasurer Emeritus
Barrett L. McKown
 
Organizing Secretary
C. Louis Raborg, Jr.
 
Registrar
Christos Christou, Jr.
 
Assistant Registrar
James "Ed" Smith
 
Historian
James M. Perry
 
Genealogist
Christopher T. Smithson
 
Genealogist Emeritus
Henry C. Peden, Jr.
 
Chancellor
Christopher M. May, Esq.
 
Chaplain
George Satterthwaite
 
Assistant Chaplain
Lester A. Foster Jr.
 
Surgeon
Lee Crandall Park, M.D.
 
National Trustee
James F. Engler, Sr.
 
Alternate National Trustee
Douglas B. Stuart
 
Webmaster
Christopher J. Raborg
 
Assistant Webmaster
Dustin C. Hedrick
 

 
Past Presidents:
 
W. King Barnes
Granville W. Wehland
Henry P. Laughlin
Barrett L. McKown
Lester A. Foster, Jr.
John H. Vandegriff
William C. Austin, Jr.
Cecil M. Massie, Sr.
M. Hall Worthington
James R. Dearworth. M.D.
Douglas B. Stuart
Carroll J. Collins
Christos Christou, Jr.
Ernest L. Irish
R. Duane Tackitt
David W. Hoover
Edward A. Foreman, Jr.
Ivan V. Dooley, Jr.
C. Louis Raborg, Jr.
J. Patrick Warner
Douglas C. Favorite
James F. Engler, Sr.
 

 
Chapter Presidents:
 
Sgt. Lawrence Everhart (#1)
Donald A. Deering
 
Gen. William Smallwood (#2)
James M. Perry
 
Christian Ardinger (#3)
John R. Turner
 
Col. John Eager Howard (#4)
Jean S. Fugett Jr.
 
Col. Nicholas Ruxton Moore (#5)
James G. Bigwood
 
John Paul Jones (#6)
John R. Harvey, Jr.
 
Col. Henry Hollingsworth (#7)
James Dearworth, Sr., M.D.
 
Col. Tench Tilghman (#8)
Walter T. F. Coryell
 
Col. Aquila Hall (#9)
Christopher T. Smithson
 
Charles Carroll of Carrollton (#10)
Dr. James D. Schaub
 
John Hanson (#11)
Douglas B. Stuart
 
Capt. John Smoot (#12)
Raymond L. Jackson
 
Westminster (#13)
James F. Engler, Sr.
 
Thomas Stone (#14)
Dr. Richard B. Fleming
 
Little Meadows (#15)
Terry R. Grove
 

 

Board of Managers:
 
Class of 2014-2017
Paul Bannister
C. Ronald Harbaugh
J. Spencer Leitzel
Scott W. Long, Sr.
Michael A. Saunders
 
Class of 2015-2018
Patrick Barron
Daniel B. Fisher
Hobert S. Halsey, Jr.
Ansel G. Shircliffe
John J.D. Urbach
 
 
Class of 2016-2019
William C. Batton
Robert P. Higdon
Michael A. Irish
James D. Schaub
Ryan P. Trainor
 

 

Committee Chairmen:
 
Americanism Committee
James F. Engler, Sr.
 
Annual Meeting*
Donald A. Deering
 
Budget/Audit/Finance
James M. Perry
 
CAR/DAR/SAR Liason
J. Patrick Warner
 
Color Guard Commander
David H. Embrey
 
Council of Past Presidents*
James F. Engler, Sr.
 
Eagle Scouts
Jon Streett
 
Educational Efforts Committee
C. Louis Raborg, Jr.
Brochure Contest Subcommittee: Arthur G. Petruccelli
Essay Contest Subcommittee: C. Louis Raborg, Jr.
Poster Contest Subcommittee: C. Louis Raborg, Jr.
Rumbaugh Orations Contest: Christopher T. Smithson
 
Executive Committee*
William P. Smithson
 
Flag Awards Committee
Eugene R. Moyer
 
Fundraising Committee
William C. Batton
 
George Washington Luncheon
Timothy D. Mallory
 
MD 400 Board of Trustees*
Timothy D. Mallory
 
Medals & Awards Committee
John J.D. Urbach
 
Membership Committee
Christopher T. Smithson
Recruitment Subcommittee: Christopher T. Smithson
Retention Subcommittee: Paul Bannister
 
Monuments & Grave Markers
Christopher T. Smithson
 
Newsletter Committee
Douglas C. Favorite
 
Nominating Committee*
James F. Engler, Sr.
 
Operation Ancestry Search
R. Duane Tackitt
 
Patriots Ball Committee
David W. Hoover
 
Program Committee
James A. Adkins
 
Public Relations (PR) Committee
Donald A. Deering
 
Public Safety and Heroism Committee
Donald A. Deering
 
ROTC/Outstanding Citizenship Awards
George Satterthwaite
 
SAR Auto Tags Committee
Donald A. Deering
 
Semi-Annual Meeting*
James A. Adkins
 
Webpage Committee
Christopher J. Raborg
 
Yearbook Committee
Christopher J. Raborg
 
* The chairmen for these positions are designated by the MDSSAR Bylaws Articles II, III and IV.