New River Chapters In Action
August 7, 2008
Heeding the Year of the Chapter call, MOAA members from Ashe County North Carolina, and the surrounding area, held an exploratory meeting to discuss the formation of a new chapter. Congresswoman Virginia Foxx attended the event as the keynote speaker. Located in the picturesque High Country of western N.C., Ashe County is the year-round home to many MOAA members and a seasonal home to several others.
Seated: Cathy Ehrhardt, Congresswoman Virginia Foxx, Edith Jones.
Standing: LTC Hugh Halsey, USAR-Ret., Maj. Lee Eldreth, USAR-Ret., CAPT Karen Strickland, USNR, Dan Strickland, Lt. Col. USAF-Ret, Dan Soucek, LCDR Jim Duncan, USN-Ret., Maj. Louis Burge, USAF-Ret., LtCol William Horner, USMC-Ret., Col. Ken Lynn, USAF-Ret., CAPT Doug Ehrhardt, USN-Ret., CDR Mac Hunt, USN-Ret., LTC Calvin Brown, USA-Ret., RDML Scott Sears, USN-Ret., Diane Brown, COL Charles Knapp, USA-Ret.