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 4, 2014, the trustees are:

            John William Gareis, MD    -   President
            Nicholas Gilman   -   Vice President
            Guy Keller Dean III   -   Secretary
            Benjamin Charles Frick   -   Treasurer
            John McConville Shannon   -   Assistant Secretary
            John Logan Brown   -   Registrar and Assistant Treasurer
            Donald Geoffrey Bidmead Gamble   -   Judge Advocate

The president and vice president serve three-year terms; with the president limited to a single term. The other officers are elected for two-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 3 October 2015, they are:

            Paul Douglas Huling
            David Peter Kollock

COMMITTEES

DELEGATES AND ALTERNATES TO THE 2016 TRIENNIAL MEETING OF THE GENERAL SOCIETY:

            DELEGATES
            John Bonnell Codington, Jr.
            John William Gareis, MD
            Nicholas Gilman
            John Logan Brown
            Benjamin Charles Frick
            Jeffrey Duane Ludwig
            Kelly Loyd Stewart
            Paul Douglas Huling

            ALTERNATES
            Guy Keller Dean III
            John McConville Shannon


MEMBERSHIP COMMITTEE

            John Logan Brown, Chairman
            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