Donor Stories

  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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...

  • 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,...

  • 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 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 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

Leadership Club 2008

The Leadership Circle -- 2008
  • Mr. Robert C. Bellas, Jr.
  • Commander Pete Bennett, USN (Ret.)
  • Captain Nicholas Brown, USN (Ret.)
  • Mr. Clyde L. Crawford
  • Captain Russell S. Crenshaw, Jr., USN (Ret.)
  • Vice Admiral Dirk J. Debbink, USN
  • Mr. Donald R. Dixon
  • Captain Charles D. Fox III, USNR (Ret.)
  • Captain Wayne R. Fritz, USN (Ret.)
  • Commander Harold E. Gordon, USNR (Ret.)
  • Mr. Alan C. Goudy
  • Mr. Richard H. Hakanson
  • Mr. Milledge A. Hart III
  • Mr. Paul Hoff
  • Lieutenant Commander Lawrence B. Hunt, USN (Ret.)
  • Captain James E. Johnson, USN (Ret.)
  • Mr. Howard J. Kestenberg
  • Captain Harry W. Konkel, USN (Ret.)
  • Commander John T. Knudsen, USN (Ret.)
  • Captain Lloyd G. LeCain, Jr., USN (Ret.)
  • Colonel Andrew J. Ley, USMCR (Ret.)
  • Captain Paul G. Linaweaver, Jr., USN (Ret.)
  • Mr. David Lyman
  • Mr. Philip W. McMahan
  • Mrs. Angie F. Marshall
  • Commander Channing W. Medwedeff, USN (Ret.)
  • Commander W. Lincoln Mossop, Jr., USN (Ret.)
  • Colonel George Mushalko, USAF (Ret.)
  • The Honorable Sean O'Keefe
  • Lieutenant Commander Jason M. Pilalas, USNR (Ret.)
  • Mr. Frank T. Price
  • Dr. Michael Rabinowitz
  • Lieutenant Commander Thor H. Ramsing, USNR (Ret.)
  • Mr. Robert S. Regan
  • Lieutenant Commander James A. Roberts, USNR (Ret.)
  • Commander Richard M. Rosenberg, USNR
  • Dr. Robert W. Selle
  • Mr. Eugene Siembieda
  • Vice Admiral George P. Steele II, USN (Ret.)
  • Commander Ralph W. Stell, Jr., USN (Ret.)
  • Mr. Gerald D. Sullivan
  • Mr. R. Peter Sullivan III
  • Mr. Andrew F. Tabas
  • Mr. Andrew C. Taylor
  • Mr. O. Jay Tomson
  • Vice Admiral Patricia A. Tracey, USN (Ret.)
  • Mr. Everett P. Weaver
  • Mr. Howard R. Weiss
  • Captain James E. Wise, Jr., USN (Ret.)
  • Vice Admiral Lando W. Zech, Jr., USN (Ret.)
  • Anonymous Donor
  • * Deceased


Conferences and Events

2015 Naval History Conference

Wed, 2015-10-14

The 2015 History Conference is hosted by the U.S. Naval Institute and the U.S. Naval Academywith support from The William M. Wood...

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