About the Marine Corps League
The Marine Corps League is the only congressionally chartered United States Marine Corps related veterans organization in the United States. Its congressional charter was approved by the 75th U.S. Congress and signed by President Franklin D. Roosevelt on August 4, 1937. The organization credits Major General John A. Lejeune, the 13th Marine Corps commandant, as one of its founding members.The Marine Corps League is the only congressionally chartered United States Marine Corps related veterans organization in the United States. Its congressional charter was approved by the 75th U.S. Congress and signed by President Franklin D. Roosevelt on August 4, 1937. The organization credits Major General John A. Lejeune, the 13th Marine Corps commandant, as one of its founding members.
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The Commandant shall preside and moderate at all regular meetings and special meetings of the Department; He shall ensure the observance of all regulations; and appoint such officers and committees as required and not otherwise addressed. He shall seek the advice and council of the Department Staff. He shall appoint a Chairman of all standing committees and shall function as an ex-officio member of all committees established. The Commandant shall ensure that proper procedure and decorum are maintained at all times, using Roberts Rules as a guide.
Jr. Vice Commandant
The Junior Vice-Commandant shall assume the duties of the Senior Vice-Commandant in his absence and shall be responsible for arranging the social affairs of the Department. He shall provide programs and refreshments at the regular meetings and shall preside as Chairman of the Membership Committee. He shall keep a written record of all significant actions of the office. He shall surrender all Department property and records to his duly elected successor.
Joined USMC September 1953. Served eight years, 4+4. Honorably discharged as a S/Sgt September 1961. Served in Korea and at the Marine Barracks at the Naval Academy.
Married to Kathleen. We have four children, eight grandchildren and six great grandchildren.
Worked 41 years in sales. Joined Essential Industries of Merton, Wisconsin in 1980. Upon retirement in January 1999, moved to Lake Havasu. With Essential, I served as a Commissioned Sales Representative, Sales Manager, Vice President of Sales, President and partner. I led the company through a period of expansion and domestic and international sales growth.
Conducted many training meetings and seminars on trade practices, salesmanship and sales management. Recruited a network of sales representatives through which we grew domestic sales and initiated international sales.
Working with the employees and team leaders at Essential and forming alliances with sales agencies and other manufacturers were keys to our growth. My experiences apply to our MCL endeavors; working with our members and leadership, forming alliances with like minded community and veterans' organizations, working together to assist service members, veterans and their families.
Joined 757 in Lake Havasu in 2013. Served as Commandant 2018-2019 and honored as Marine of the Year 2020-2021.
Sr. Vice Commandant
The Senior Vice-Commandant shall assist the Commandant and preside during the absence of the Commandant. He shall perform such duties as may be assigned to him by the Commandant. He shall preside as Chairman of the Department Staff, and pursue, initiate, and implement all programs that will increase the efficiency and effectiveness of the Department. He shall keep a written record of all significant actions of the office. He shall surrender all Department property and records to his duly elected successor.
The Judge Advocate will act as legal council to the Department and advise the Department Commandant, Officers and members concerning the the regulations and laws of the Department of the Marine Corps League. He shall render opinions of law that may arise concerning any of the Administrative Procedures or By-Laws of the Department as listed within Administrative Procedures and By-Laws of the Marine Corps League. The Judge Advocate shall reduce his opinions to writing and file a copy thereof with the Department Adjutant and Commandant. The Department may employ outside counsel if deemed necessary by and with the approval of the Commandant and the Department Staff. He shall keep a record of all actions of the office and placed in records as deemed necessary. He shall surrender all records to his duly elected successor.
Commandant/Asst Nat'l Vice CMDT SW Div
Sr. Vice Commandant
Jr. Vice Commandant/Marine for Life
Jr. Past Commandant/Aide de Camp SW Div
MODD AZ Pack Leader
Nat'l Vice Cmdt SW Div
Nat'l. SW Div. Adjutant
Juan (Joe) Uribe
Service Officer/Zoom Admin
Dept Tax Consultant
Sgt-at-Arms/Marine for Life
Marines Assisting Marines
ADC-Fntn Hills/East Valley/Sag
Budget Committee Chair
Marine for Life
Viet Nam Veterans Coordinator
Unified Arizona Veterans