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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Roger Smith
Commandant

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.

Russell Mascari
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.

BIO:

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.

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Dave Lott
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.

Amanda Sinner
Judge Advocate

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.

Name
Office
Home Phone
Cell Phone
Email
Roger Smith
Commandant/Asst Nat'l Vice CMDT SW Div
520-282-1727
rogersmith.azmcl@gmail.com
Dave Lott
Sr. Vice Commandant
480-689-1688
davelott67@gmail.com
Russ Mascari
Jr. Vice Commandant/Marine for Life
928-733-8957
russmascari@gmail.com
Amanda Sinner
Judge Advocate
760-622-5059
mcl.amanda.sinner@gmail.com
Larry Brown
Jr. Past Commandant/Aide de Camp SW Div
602-821-0054
larryaz1@aol.com
Pat Connell
MODD AZ Pack Leader
623-412-1561
602-695-4471
c2674751@yahoo.com
Jim Loorya
Nat'l Vice Cmdt SW Div
707-338-2410
jloorya@gmail.com
Dick Jennings
Nat'l. SW Div. Adjutant
swdivisionadjutant@gmail.com
Juan (Joe) Uribe
Service Officer/Zoom Admin
956-455-8939
uribejuan@mcl1126.org
Mike Noble
Paymaster
602-321-6500
m.d.noble@msn.com
Ron Donaldson
Dept Tax Consultant
602-819-1922
rdcpapc@yahoo.com
Matt McMahon
Sgt-at-Arms/Marine for Life
518-466-9681
mattmcmahon3434@gmail.com
Raul Rodriguez
Sgt-at-Arms
956-207-8150
bpa007tx@yahoo.com
Russ Mascari
Social Media/MAM
928-733-8957
russmascari@gmail.com
Bill Sahno
Public Relations
928-472-6617
928-951-5259
colwsahno@gmail.com
Jerry Bakke
Marines Assisting Marines
714-315-1194
jerry.bakke.jb@gmail.com
OPEN
Asst Communications Officer
Mitchell Miramontes
Historian/Photographer
520-236-1805
518-466-9681
miramontesm@mcl1126.org
Mike Myers
Quartermaster
928-775-5055
928-273-2324
sgtmikeusmc13@aol.com
Gayle Smith
Scholarship Chair
520-490-6169
gsmith8291@hotmail.com
Warren Quirk
ADC-Terr/Lake Hav/Kingman
928-329-9637
928-246-3233
wgquirk@roadrunner.com
Larry Griffen
ADC-Tuc/CG/Marana/GV
302-399-6527
tdmcl007@hotmail.com
Pete Constancia
ADC-SV/Benson/Tombstone
520-803-7231
petesburro@msn.com
John Crawford
VAVS/ADC SWV/OB/WTMD
623-707-7002
johnrcrawford@cox.net
OPEN
ADC-Flagstaff/Payson
OPEN
ADC-Fntn Hills/East Valley/Sag
Bob Wallace
Budget Committee Chair
928 237-9358
wallaceRM@cox.net
Michael Raymond
Marine for Life
520-304-8738
mikeraymond07079@yahoo.com
Greg Fiore
Viet Nam Veterans Coordinator
928-771-9665
grfgr3@gmail.com
Dan Zuczek
Unified Arizona Veterans
480-577-8123
azmarinedan@gmail.com
Bud Watts
Budget Committee
661-993-8782
bdwtz@aim.com