Post Elects 2014-2015 Officers

Chris Urban
Chris Urban

Chris Urban was re-elected commander of Utica Post 229 for a fourth term at the May membership meeting. He is a retired Navy commander who piloted ship-based helicopters.

Other officers are:

  • 1st Vice Commander Jim George
  • 2nd Vice Commander Bob Stronach
  • 3rd Vice Commander Tony Palladino
  • Adjutant Len La Scala
  • Treasurer Jim Haggerty
  • Chaplain Paul Wojcik
  • Historian Bill Sequin
  • Service Officer Dave Wilson
  • Judge Advocate Al Alteri
  • Sgt-at-Arms Wayne Dapre

Executive Board:
#1 Frank Cassella
#2 Tom O’Toole
#3 Vin Zaleski
#4 Jack LaPaglia
#5 Stew Bailey

Scholarship Committee:
#1 Jim McGuire
#2 Paul Wojcik
#3 Vin Zaleski, chair
#4 Jim George
#5 Tom O’Toole
#6 Jim Haggerty
#7 Chris Urban


Ro Haggerty

Rosaria Haggarty

Auxiliary Elects

Rosaria Haggerty was re-elected for a second consecutive term as president of American Legion Auxiliary Unit 229.

Other 2014-2015 officers are:

  • Vice Presidents: Donna Wojcik, Pam Vogel and Ginger Pielock
  • Treasurer: Dorthy Bailey
  • Secretary: Rosetta LaPaglia
  • Chaplain: Gail Greco
  • Sgt-at-Arms: Peggy Kohler