I would like to start
this newsletter by introducing myself.
My name is Dan Oeler, the newly elected President of the legion
Riders. I served in the USAF 1983-1987 as a Security Specialist
where I achieved the rank of Sergeant and received the Air Force
Commendation Medal I currently work in government security.
I joined the legion
and the Riders in 2013, in 2014 1 was
appointed Road Captain, and in 2019 I was elected President - what a
fast ride! John Dillon made it look easy!
The Riders are already planning for our Annual August
Charity Ride. All profits from in this ride are donated to local
Veteran causes - "We ride for those that can't".
We are planning three
gun raffles for this year, one raffle on May 18th-Armed Forces Day,
one with the August ride, and one on Christmas day, for tickets see
any of the Riders. All profits from this raffle are donated to local
I want to thank the
out-going officers, John and Sue Dillon and Bill and Bev Weikel, for
their leadership and guidance. Your hard work is very much
To all of the current
officers, Vice President Ken Lancaster and Vice President Rob
Mansberry, Treasurer Bill Figura, Secretary Melissa Stefanic, Senior
Road Captain Bob
Stefanic, Adjunct Loren Contreras, Sgt. At Arms Erich Collins,
Chaplin Mark Smith: we have our work cut out for us! But working
together I know we will uphold the high standards that the legion
Riders are known for.
If any of you should
need to contact me, you can leave a note with the bartender and I
will gladly get back to you.