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2018 Flotilla Elected Officers
Table below lists: Position, Phone extension - Office Abbreviation - Name - Position description/responisiblities

Commander (x369) FC

William Hawley III

Represents the Flotilla - Presides at Flotilla meetings - Appoints Flotilla Staff Officers and committee chairpersons
Vice Commander (x205) VFC

Holger Skurbe

As Chief of Staff, is responsible for the activities of Flotilla Staff Officers Presides at Staff Meetings and serves in the absence of the Flotilla Commander

Flotilla Appointed Officers

Communications FSO-CM

Frank Russo

Radio support of Coast Guard, Auxiliary patrol communications; Social Media
Computer Services x205 FSO-CS

Holger Skurbe

Web Master.
Finance FSO-FN

Sal Ciappetta

Treasurer, Oversees the Flotilla's budget, expenditures, and member dues.
Human Resources x205 FSO-HR

Holger Skurbe

Oversees Member Resources, recruiting, retention and fellowship activities.
Information Services FSO-IS Franz Azuolas Auxiliary Management Information System (AUXMIS) reporting, official activity reports.
Materials FSO-MA

Ray Ruffini

Orders items from the Auxiliary National Supply Center: books, materials, postage for the Flotilla
and maintains an inventory of all flotilla owned property.
Member Training FSO-MT


Organizes training sessions for all Auxiliary program qualifications and specialty courses.
Navigation Services FSO-NS


Oversees the Flotilla's Chart Updating and Aids to Navigation efforts.  Plans chart patrols.
Operations FSO-OP

James Haag

Schedules and organizes Coast Guard operational support missions.
Publications FSO-PB


Produces the Flotilla publication.
Public Affairs FSO-PA


Organizes public events.
Public Education FSO-PE

Stephen Fecho

Organize courses and schedule instructors for adult and children's' public boating classes.
Program Visitor FSO-PV


Contacts and maintains communication with local Marinas
Secretary FSO-SR William Hawley III Records and publishes meeting minutes.   Maintains Flotilla records.
Vessel Examination FSO-VE

William Hawley III

Organizes the Vessel Safety Check program and facility inspections.

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