NHA Leadership

National Officers

President
CAPT Will "Easy" Eastham, USN

Vice President
CAPT Brian Holmes, USN

Vice President Awards
CDR Mike Silver, USN

Vice President/Symposium 2021

Vice President Membership
CDR Mike "Bus" Short, USN

Vice President/ Corporate
CAPT Brad "Weeman" Garber, USN (Ret.)

Enlisted Membership
AWRCM Nathan Hickey, USN

Rotor Review Editor
LT Mike "Bubbles" Short, USN

Secretary
LT Cort “Freq” Jones, USN 

 

Treasurer
LT Kevin Holland, USN

VP of Merchandise
LT Caleb Derrington, USN

Junior Officer President

LT Casey Keilty, USN

 

Board of Directors

Chairman
RADM Pat McGrath, USN (Ret)

NHA Scholarship Fund

 CAPT Arne Nelson, USN (Ret.)

NHA Historical Society 

CAPT Bill Personius, USN (Ret)

Members of the Board
RADM Patrick McGrath, USN (Ret)

CAPT Greg Hoffman, USN (Ret)

CAPT Denny DuBard, USN (Ret)
General Dynamics NASSCO

CAPT Chuck Deitchman, USN (Ret)
Sikorsky A Lockheed Martin Company

CAPT Anthony Dzielski, USN (Ret) 
AAR Airlift Group

CAPT Gene Ager, USN (Ret)
FLIR Systems, Inc.

CAPT Mario Mifsud, USN (Ret)
Georgia Tech Research Institute

AWRCM Nathan Hickey, USN

LT Dave Kehoe, USN

 

 

Regional Officers

Region 1 
President
CDR Brandon "Haole" Hunter, USN

Directors
CAPT Sean Rocheleau, USN

CAPT Jeff Melody, USN

CAPT Dewon Chaney, USN

CAPT Quinton Packard, USNR

Region 2 

President
CDR Justin McCaffree, USN
CDR  Patrick Jeck, USN (Ret.)

Directors
CAPT Matt Schnappauf, USN

 

Region 3 
President
CDR Ross “JR” Drenning, USN

Director
CAPT Richard Whitfield, USN

Region 4 
President
CAPT Edward Johnson, USN

Director
CAPT Shawn Bailey, USN

 

Region 5 
President
CDR Patrick O’Neill, USN

Directors

CAPT Douglas Rosa, USN

 

Region 6 
President
CDR Jason Russo, USN

Director

CAPT Derek Brady, USN

 J.O. Council

President / Region 1

LT Casey “Screech” Keilty, USN

Region 2

LT Matthew “Cheeese” Wellens, USN

[email protected]

Region 3

LT Colin “Cheeto” Bakey, USN

 Region 4

LT Eli “HAM” Sinai, USN

Region 5

LT Maria “Thumbalina” Regis, USN

Region 6

LT Roger “Loco” Castle, USN


 

 

 

NHA National Office Staff

 

CAPT Jim Gillcrist, USN (Ret)
Executive Director


Linda Vydra
Business Development Director

 

alt
Allyson Darroch 
Rotor Review Managing Editor

alt
CDR Mike Brattland, USN (Ret)
Retired Affairs Director, NHA/NHAHS/NHASF Webmaster, NHA Signal Charlie Coordinator

 

 

 

 

 

 Organization Chart 

 


NAVAL HELICOPTER ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP FUND (NHASF)
President-CAPT Arne Nelson, USN (Ret.)
Executive Vice President, Operations-CAPT Jim Toone, USN (Ret.)
Vice President, Scholarships-CAPT Bill Keller, USN (Ret.)
Vice President, Plans-CAPT Jon Kline, USN
Vice President, Finance-CDR Greg Knudson, USN
Treasurer-Mr. Jim Rosenberg
Corresponding Secretary-LT Caleb Derrington, USN
CFC/Special Projects-LT Joe Brown, USN