Sons of The American Legion

Detachment of New Jersey

Officer and Committee Reports

Detachment Officers

Commander

Henry Hasselhan
Updated October 14, 2021

Vice Commander

Steve Sangemino
Updated December 15, 2017

Vice Commander

Richard Hodum
Updated November 14, 2021

Vice Commander

Mark Natale
Updated July 25, 2018

Vice Commander

Gregory Shaffer
Updated October 8, 2021

Vice Commander

Keith Barnes
Updated July 1, 2020

Adjutant

Thomas Marsden
Updated February 4, 2020

Chaplain

Matthew Thalasinos
Updated November 7, 2021

Judge Advocate

John Gillman
Updated June 5, 2019

Finance Officer

David Page
Updated June 12, 2019

NEC

Lenny Free
Updated December 2, 2021

ANEC

Robert Phillips Jr.
Updated January 4, 2020

Historian

Nicholas Wingler
Updated October 22, 2019

Sergeant At Arms

Darryl Cunningham

Assistant Sergeant At Arms

Anthony Liberatore

Sergeant At Arms Emeritus

Anthony Liberatore

SAL Chairman

Anthony Gladden
Updated October 9, 2010

Commissions and Committees

Internal Affairs Commission

Chairman: James Noble
Updated October 31, 2018

Membership Committee

Chairman: Robert Phillips Jr.
Updated April 24, 2021

Constitution and Bylaws Committee

Chairman: John Gillman
Updated April 17, 2019

Public Relations Committee

Chairman: Gary Crawford
Updated November 6, 2021

Convention Committee

Chairman: Jeff Hicks
Updated June 1, 2020

SALute Committee

Chairman: Gary Crawford
Updated November 6, 2021

SAL College Committee

Chairman: Kent Hehl
Updated February 13, 2017

Internet Committee

Chairman: Carl Albern Jr.
Updated November 16, 2021

Ernie Wilson Jr. Scholarship Committee

Chairman: Amel Balega Jr.
Updated June 15, 2016

Detachment Commander's Project Committee

Chairman: Gary Nelson
Updated November 30, 2021

Mentoring Committee

Chairman: Robert Bascou
Updated January 4, 2020

Finance Committee

Chairman: Carl Albern Jr.
Updated November 16, 2021

Policies and Procedures Committee

Chairman: Thomas Marsden
Updated November 5, 2019

Americanism Commission

Chairman: Sean Howarth
Updated September 3, 2020

National Emergency Fund Committee

Chairman: Dean Staknys
Updated September 28, 2021

Legislative Committee

Chairman: Patrick Gallagher
Updated November 16, 2021

POW/MIA Committee

Chairman: Bill Murphy
Updated September 6, 2020

Son of the Year Committee

Chairman: Sean Howarth
Updated April 18, 2019

Boys State Committee

Chairman: Robert Bascou
Updated April 10, 2021

Girls State Committee

Chairman: James Noble
Updated November 5, 2019

Children and Youth Commission

Chairman: Russell Myers
Updated November 25, 2021

Special Olympics Committee

Chairman: Nicholas Wingler
Updated February 15, 2020

Child Welfare Foundation Committee

Chairman: Mark Natale
Updated June 5, 2019

COTA Committee

Chairman: Gregory Shaffer
Updated October 8, 2021

Young Citizens Award Committee

Chairman: Bill Murphy
Updated December 11, 2020

Veterans Service and Rehabilitation Commission

Chairman: Patrick Gallagher
Updated November 16, 2021

Veterans Employment Homelessness and Education Commission

Chairman: Andy Malson
Updated July 26, 2020