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  • 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
  • In Their Own Words – Sally McElwreath Callo

    During my [naval] reserve career I came to understand the dedication of my career Navy counterparts and the overarching importance of the U.S. Navy to our past, present and future.  That has translated naturally to support for the Naval Institute Foundation and its support for the rigorous...

    Sally McElwreath Callo
  • In Their Own Words – Joseph Callo

    One cannot learn how important our Navy is while watching the nightly news, and that is exactly why the Naval Institute Foundation is so important.  It supports the kind of intellectual exploration of naval and maritime matters that is lacking elsewhere.  The Foundation is not just a...

    Joseph Callo
  • 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
  • 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
  • U of I NROTC Gift Memberships

    Digital-media entrepreneur and author Christopher P. Michel of San Francisco has agreed to underwrite Institute memberships for midshipmen in the NROTC unit at the University of Illinois for the next several years.  A former naval flight officer, Chris received his commission through this...

  • 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

  • In Her Own Words: Ingrid S. Beach

    Between the splendid books offered by the Naval Institute Press and the stirring videos from the “Americans at War” series, I am struck by how well the Institute is keeping abreast of modern technology and incorporating high-profile techniques into its publishing business.  But...

    Ingrid S. Beach
  • A Commodore to be Missed

    Though the Institute staff has the pleasure of dealing on a daily basis with many outstanding members, authors, and donors, some invariably stand out.  The late Everett “Tuck” Weaver of Winnetka, Illinois, who died in September, is one.  Generous and modest to the extreme,...

Leadership Club 2007

The Leadership Circle -- 2007
  • Mr. John A. Bailie
  • Mr. Gordon M. Binder
  • Lieutenant Robert C. Blanchard, USN (Ret.)
  • Rear Admiral Herbert M. Bridge, USNR (Ret.)
  • Captain Ben C. Byrnside, USN (Ret.)
  • Mr. John K. Castle
  • Mr. Anthony F. Chernefsky
  • Mr. Lammot Copeland, Jr.
  • Mr. Ralph G. Cranmer
  • Captain Russell S. Crenshaw, Jr., USN (Ret.)
  • Commander Henry R. Delaney, Jr., USNR (Ret.)
  • Captain John C. Doherty, USN (Ret.)
  • Lieutenant Commander Thomas J. Duval, USN (Ret.)
  • Captain Richard C. Fay, USN (Ret.)
  • Admiral William J. Flanagan, USN (Ret.)
  • Captain Wayne R. Fritz, USN (Ret.)
  • Captain Richard S. Gardiner, USN (Ret.)
  • Mr. and Mrs. Henry C. Goodrich
  • Mr. Alan C. Goudy
  • Ms. Helen K. Groves
  • Mr. John R. Haines
  • Mr. Richard H. Hakanson
  • Mr. Kent Halvorsen
  • Dr. Edward Y. Harper
  • Mr. Michael E. Hayden
  • Captain Douglass F. Hayman, Jr., USN (Ret.)
  • Mr. Michael A. Howland
  • Lieutenant Commander Alexander R. Innes, USN (Ret.)
  • Admiral David E. Jeremiah, USN (Ret.)
  • Mr. Mark W. Johnson
  • Dr. and Mrs. Thomas B. Kelso
  • Mr. Howard J. Kestenberg
  • Captain Lionel Krisel, USN (Ret.)
  • Captain Lloyd G. LeCain, USN (Ret.)
  • Honorable John F. Lehman
  • Colonel Andrew J. Ley, USMCR (Ret.)
  • Captain Paul G. Linaweaver, Jr., USN (Ret.)
  • Mr. Richard C. Loebs
  • Mr. Philip W. McMahan
  • Rear Admiral Albert R. Marschall, USN (Ret.)
  • Mrs. Angie F. Marshall
  • Rear Admiral Wayne E. Meyer, USN (Ret.)
  • Captain Robert E. Mitchell, USN (Ret.)
  • Mr. I. A. Morris, Jr.
  • Rear Admiral John T. Natter, USN (Ret.)
  • BMCS Kevin M. O'Brien, USN
  • The Honorable Sean O'Keefe
  • Vice Admiral Raymond E. Peet, USN (Ret.)
  • Mr. James W. Persons
  • Lieutenant Commander John T. Pigott, Jr., USNR (Ret.)
  • Lieutenant Commander Jason M. Pilalas, USNR (Ret.)
  • Lieutenant Commander Thor H. Ramsing, USNR (Ret.)
  • Captain Nicholas R. Rasmussen, USNR (Ret.)
  • Ms. Ruth Ann Raup
  • Admiral J. Paul Reason, USN (Ret.)
  • Lieutenant Commander James A. Roberts, USNR (Ret.)
  • Mr. Christopher R. P. Rodgers
  • Mr. G. West Saltonstall
  • Captain Walter Spangenberg, Jr., USN (Ret.)
  • Mr. Roger Staubach
  • Mr. William Stevens
  • Mr. Andrew C. Taylor
  • Colonel Frederic L. Tolleson, USMC (Ret.)
  • Captain William T. Warner, USNR (Ret.)
  • Mr. Howard R. Weiss
  • Commander John K. Welch, USNR (Ret.)
  • Commander James Whalen, USNR
  • Commander E. Andrew Wilde, Jr., USNR (Ret.)
  • Captain James E. Wise, Jr., USN (Ret.)
  • * Deceased

 
 

Conferences and Events

2014 U.S. Naval Institute History Conference

Wed, 2014-10-01

The 2014 Naval History Conference is hosted by the U.S. Naval Institute and the U.S. Naval Academywith support from The William M...

Maritime Security Dialogue

Defense Forum Washington 2014

Newseum - Knight Conference Center

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