GOVERNANCE


BOARD OF TRUSTEES

The Society of the Cincinnati in the State of New Jersey, Inc. is incorporated in the State of New Jersey under provisions of the New Jersey Nonprofit Corporation Act, and is also known and registered in New Jersey as The Society of the Cincinnati in the State of New Jersey and the New Jersey Society of the Cincinnati. The Society is a non-profit, public charity operated to qualify under the Internal Revenue Code as a tax exempt organization.

The Society is governed by a Board of Trustees elected by the members for fixed periods. As of October 7, 2017, the trustees are:

President:                              Benjamin Charles Frick

Vice President:                   Brigadier General (Ret) Guy Keller Dean III

Secretary:                            John McConville Shannon

Treasurer:                           John Logan Brown

Assistant Secretary:      Frederic Rogers Kellogg

Assistant Treasurer:     Gerald Van Syckle Henderson, Jr.

Judge Advocate:              Donald Geoffrey Bidmead Gamble

Registrar:                           Louis Sanford Rice III

The president and vice president serve three-year terms; with the president limited to a single term. The other officers are elected for one-year terms.

Two members are appointed by the president to serve as the New Jersey Society's 1) representatives on the Standing Committee of the unincorporated Society of the Cincinnati and 2) directors of the Society of the Cincinnati, Inc. As of 20 November 2017, they are:

            Paul D. Huling
            David P. Kollock

COMMITTEES

DELEGATES AND ALTERNATES TO THE 2019 TRIENNIAL MEETING OF THE GENERAL SOCIETY:

            DELEGATES
            Benjamin C. Frick (President)
            Guy Keller Dean III (Vice President)
            John M. Shannon (Secretary)
            John Logan Brown (Treasurer)
            Frederic R. Kellogg (Assistant Secretary)

            ALTERNATES
            Gerald V.S. Henderson (Assistant Secretary)
            L. Sanford Rice III (Registrar)
            D. Geoffrey Gamble (Judge Advocate)
            Paul D. Huling (Voting Member-Standing Committee)
            David P. Kollock (Alternate Member-Standing Committee)


MEMBERSHIP COMMITTEE

            Louis S. Rice III, Chairman
            John Logan Brown
            William Becket Brown III
            James Bradley Burke
            Richard Marshall Burr
            Philip Rowland Church Dudley
            John William Gareis
            John McConville Shannon
            Kelly Loyd Stewart
            Randall Lenox Taylor
2017 THE SOCIETY OF THE CINCINNATI IN THE STATE OF NEW JERSEY