The Tailhook Association

Officers
Officers - Tailhook Association logo

THA CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD

ADM BILL ‘SHORTNEY’ GORTNEY

Tailhook

PRESIDENT

CAPT ERIC "POPEYE" DOYLE, USN

THA OFFICERS

Past Chairman
RADM DON ‘DQ’ QUINN, USN (Ret)
Chairman Emeritus

RADM THOMAS F. BROWN III, USN (Ret)
President Emeritus
CAPT LONNY MCCLUNG, USN (Ret)
Secretary
CDR NEIL ZERBE, USN (Ret)
Treasurer
CDR TOM "TEX" LAWSON, USN (Ret)
Executive VP Emeritus
CAPT W.D. KNUTSON, USN (Ret)
VP - Outreach
CAPT STERLING G. GILLIAM, USN (Ret)
VP - Legislative Affairs
CAPT KEVIN McLOUGHLIN, USN (Ret)
VP - Business Development
CAPT JIM DIMATTEO, USN (Ret)
VP - Business Development
CAPT ROBERT NELSON, USN (Ret)
VP - Business Development
CDR JIM “MAX” GROSS, USN (Ret)
VP - USMC Affairs
LCOL CEDAR HINTON, USMC
VP Civilian Affairs
ANGIE KNAPPENBERGER
VP - Membership
CAPT WALT STAMMER, USN (Ret)
VP - Membership
CDR TIM MURPHY, USN (Ret)
VP - Membership
CAPT JAMES BATES, USN
VP - USNR Aviation Matters
CAPT BETH CREIGHTON, USNR
VP - STRAT COMM TEF - Exec Dir.
CAPT RODGER WELCH, USN (Ret)
VP - Digital Communication
CDR MEHDI AKACEM, USN
VP - Strategy

CAPT MICHAEL "JOCKEY" LISA, USN
CAPT DAVE "ROY" ROGERS, USN (Ret)