The Union Army of the West, Inc. is an umbrella organization for multiple re-enacting organizations. These member organizations are individual groups with their own members and commanders, but also members of the UAW. As such, members organizations are entitled to one representative and one vote on the Board of Directors, which governs the membership, organizaion, and administration of the Union Army of the West and its events off the field.
The Board of Directors, comprised of representatives from each unit, is headed by the Executive Board, which is elected/re-elected every year at the corporations annual meeting. The current Executive Board was elected on January 4, 2020.
Chip Duncan, President
John Roberts, Vice President
Aaron "AJ" Gonzalez, Vice President of Membership
Pete Swavely, Secretary
Jeff Lawson, Treasurer
Shane Padden, Commanding Officer (Non-Voting)
The time has come!
Defend your homeland, fight for what is right, and bring liberty and justice to the south! It is time for you to join the Union Army! Recrutment stations are available at any of our calendar events. Join the Cavalry, Infantry, Artillery, Band or an Auxillary. Don't just sit there, join the fight now!
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