Aviation Center Chapter

The Aviation Center Chapter is a highly active Super Chapter located at the 'Home of Army Aviation' in Fort Novosel, Alabama. Its diverse membership is derived from 1st Aviation Brigade, 110th Aviation Brigade, Noncommissioned Officer Academy, and 164th Theater Airfield Operations Group. In addition, our membership is supported by these tenant units and activities: Air Traffic Services Command, Aviation Center Logistics Command, U.S. Army Aeromedical Research Laboratory, U.S. Army Combat Readiness Center, U.S. Army School of Aviation Medicine, and U.S. Army Warrant Officer Career College. Our demographics consists of flight training students, permanent party Soldiers, DACs, contractors, and retirees. The Chapter plans to meet with membership on a quarterly basis and will host an annual golf tournament in support of fund drive for the AAAA Scholarship Foundation.

Annual Events

  • Chili 5K and Cook off – Annual Fall chili cook-off with 5K run and family-friendly activities.
  • Annual AAAA Scholarship Foundation Golf Tournament – Annual Spring 4-person team scramble to benefit AAAA Scholarship Foundation.
  • Quarterly General Membership Meetings

Chapter Officers

Full NamePosition
COL Marcus A. Gengler, Ret.President
CW5 Sam R. Baker, III Ret.SeniorVP
MAJ William J. LewisSecretary
CW2 Bryan J. Nelson, Ret.Treasurer
LTC Mark C. Taylor, Ret.VP Membership
MSG Dawn SteeleVP National Guard & Reserves
CSM Micheal D. Sutterfield, Ret.VP Scholarship
CW5 Jerry MosleyVP Awards
Mr. Tildon Kye AllenVP Awards
COL Ray D. Gentzyel, Ret.VP Industry Affairs
CW5 Bryon K. McCrary, Ret.VP Programs
LTC Sean StaplerChapter Officer
MSG Michael PatrickVP EnlistedAffairs
CSM Shawn C. McKay, Ret.VP Government Affairs
CW3 Michael F. Monaghan, Ret.VP Publicity
CW4 Robert N. Cooper, Ret.VP Veterans Affairs

Chapter Meetings & Events