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  • In His Own Words: Alexander Brast Thomas

    The Navy and all it stands for remain an important part of my life.  I have been a Life Member of the Naval Instiute for 40 years.  Supporting the USNI mission, financially and in other ways, is something I care about deeply.  And thinking now of the Institute’s rich and...

    Alexander Brast Thomas
  • In His Own Words: David J. Gray

    Understanding history sharpens strategic skills and enables us to function on a higher level.  Our bequest will help underwrite conferences, articles, books and lectures at the Institute’s discretion. By including the Naval Institute in my estate plans, my support will continue beyond...

    David J. Gray
  • Naval Photos

    Thanks to the USNI I was able to purchase photos of the ships my Dad served on during his 10+ years of Naval Service.

    Kevin Johnson
  • Giving the Gift of Membership

    Chris, You're a professional warrior now, in the 2nd year of at least a 10-year career. This publication will help keep you keep current in your chosen profession with respect to weapons, strategy, tactics, and personnel issues. Knowledge is power. Beat Army! Dad

  • A Mother’s Support of her Marine Son: Going...

    Now, more than ever, there is a critical place for an organization such as the Naval Institute that encourages debate on all sides of an issue.  I decided to further support [my son’s] career choice in one of the few ways available to me—by making a gift to the Institute. ...

    Ruth Ann Raup
  • In His Own Words: John T. Pigott

    I thoroughly enjoy Proceedings and Naval History magazines.  The continuation of their robust health is a major reason why I have, over many years, given as generously to the Naval Institute as I could—and will continue to do so.  I might add that in 1944 I was a commissioning...

    John T. Pigott
  • Special Assistant to the CNO Says Thanks

    First and foremost, the index of articles has been invaluable as CNO's Speechwriter.  The ability to reach back and pull information has proven key when writing several articles and speeches for CNO.  Thank you! Secondly, I'm glad to see the USNI app has gone mainstream. . ....

    LCDR Guy Snodgrass
    United States Navy
  • In His Own Words: Earl F. Rippee

    Over the years, I’ve taken satisfaction in supporting the Naval Institute. I don’t always like what I read in its publications and hear at its seminars, but I am proud to do my part to make sure everyone—no matter how much I disagree with what they say—has a place to air...

    Earl F. Rippee
  • Former Prof of Naval Science Sponsors Gift...

    I am confident that the newly commissioned ensigns from Marquette will benefit from membership in the Institute,” Dave says.  “As these young men and women begin their naval careers, I want them to have the same advantages that USNI membership brought me.  The Institute is...

    David Chomeau, a retired St. Louis insurance executive

Leadership Club 2006

The Leadership Circle -- 2006
  • Rear Admiral Fred L. Ames, USCG (Ret.)
  • Commander Victor K. Atkins, USN (Ret.)
  • Mr. Elliot A. Baines
  • Rear Admiral Charles J. Beers, Jr., USN (Ret.)
  • Mr. Robert C. Bellas, Jr.
  • Captain Frank L. Boushee, USN (Ret.)
  • Mrs. Martha J. Bowler
  • Captain David S. Boyd, USN (Ret.)
  • Vice Admiral Nancy E. Brown, USN
  • Ms. Elizabeth Kauffman Bush
  • Captain Ben C. Byrnside, USN (Ret.)
  • Mr. Steve M. Cohen
  • Captain Martin E. Conroy, USMM
  • Lieutenant Commander Robert L. Cox, USN (Ret.)
  • Captain Russell S. Crenshaw, Jr., USN (Ret.)
  • Captain John C. Doherty, USN (Ret.)
  • Mr. Brewster Durkee
  • Mr. Thomas Egan
  • Captain Roger E. Ekman, USN (Ret.)
  • OS1(SW) William T. Evans, USN (Ret.)
  • Mr. Carl B. Fisher
  • Mrs. Barbara S. Fitch
  • Captain Wayne R. Fritz, USN (Ret.)
  • Rear Admiral Mark P. Frudden, USN (Ret.)
  • Mr. John A. Gardner
  • Commander John J. Gerard, USNR
  • Mr. Norman P. Goldblum
  • Mr. James F. Goodrich
  • Mr. Alan C. Goudy
  • Colonel William V. Grubbs, USA (Ret.)
  • Mr. Kent Halvorsen
  • Lieutenant Shawn Hansen, USN
  • Admiral Thomas B. Hayward, USN (Ret.)
  • Major Bruce H. Hooper, USMCR (Ret.)
  • Lieutenant Commander Lawrence B. Hunt, USN (Ret.)
  • The Honorable Paul R. Ignatius
  • Mrs. Mary Jo Jennings
  • Ann R. and Captain Jack B. Joyce, USN (Ret.)
  • Mr. Howard J. Kestenberg
  • Vice Admiral Albert H. Konetzni, Jr., USN (Ret.)
  • Captain Harry W. Konkel, USN (Ret.)
  • Captain Lionel Krisel, USN (Ret.)
  • Lieutenant Commander Peter J. Lavezzoli, USNR (Ret.)
  • Captain Lloyd G. LeCain, USNR
  • Honorable John F. Lehman
  • Captain Paul G. Linaweaver, Jr., USN (Ret.)
  • Mr. William R. Loomis, Jr.
  • Mr. Donald C. McGraw
  • Mr. Philip W. McMahan
  • Captain David J. McMunn, USN (Ret.)
  • Mrs. Angie F. Marshall
  • Lieutenant Commander Henry T. Mayo, USN
  • Mr. Christopher P. Michel
  • Mr. I. A. Morris, Jr.
  • Captain Douglas G. Phillips, USN (Ret.)
  • Lieutenant Commander John T. Pigott, Jr., USNR (Ret.)
  • Lieutenant Commander Jason M. Pilalas, USNR (Ret.)
  • Mr. Zigmund J. Podell
  • Lieutenant Commander Thor H. Ramsing, USNR (Ret.)
  • Ms. Ruth Ann Raup
  • Mr. William G. Reed
  • Mr. Robert S. Regan
  • Lieutenant (Junior Grade) Charles V. Reynolds, Jr., USNR (Ret.)
  • Lieutenant Commander James A. Roberts, USNR (Ret.)
  • Rear Admiral John F. Shipway, USN (Ret.)
  • Mr. Edson W. Spencer
  • Mr. Andrew C. Taylor
  • Vice Admiral Patricia A. Tracey, USN (Ret.)
  • Admiral Stansfield Turner, USN (Ret.)
  • Mr. Cornelius C. Vanderstar
  • Mr. Paolo Vismara
  • Mr. Howard R. Weiss
  • Mr. Richard T. Weiss
  • Commander E. Andrew Wilde, Jr., USNR (Ret.)
  • Vice Admiral Joe Williams, Jr., USN (Ret.)
  • Captain James E. Wise, Jr., USN (Ret.)
  • Mr. Herman Wouk
  • 1 Anonymous Donor
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2014 U.S. Naval Institute Annual Meeting

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