Benefits of Membership

The 2018 – 2019 membership year is upon us, be apart of our best year yet. Membership includes access to reservations to our monthly luncheons, our monthly newsletter, a variety of club-sponsored activities and Activity Clubs.

Network

Looking for your new best friend? With our fun monthly luncheons and exciting special events, as well as all our volunteer opportunities you're bound to meet your next new friend!

Volunteer

Make a difference in our local community by volunteering at one of our events or volunteering for one of our board member positions. We would love to have you as part of the team!

Activity Clubs

Our Activity Clubs are special interest sub-clubs that you have access to upon becoming a member. With 9 unique clubs there is a club for you!

Meet Our Team

This year we continue the tradition with service projects, fundraisers for military-connected organizations, and scholarships. It is not all work. We have a good time, learn a thing or two, and most importantly build life-long friendships.
Diana Ortiz

Diana Ortiz

President

Presides over the Executive Committee, Governing Board, and General Membership meetings.

Diana was born in Germany. She has been married for over 17 years and is the mother of four fantastic children. Her hobbies and interests include: helping others, being around nature, sailing, arts and crafts, music, learning about cultures and traditions, dark chocolate, a glass of wine after a long day, RVing, and meeting people.

Christina Soliz

Christina Soliz

First Vice President

Assumes the duties of the President in their absence. Plans and executes monthly luncheon events.

Cristina is originally from Chihuahua, Mexico. She I been married for 20 years and has three wonderful children, and one loyal dog. They have called Fort Sill their home for 2 years now. When not volunteering she enjoys crafting, spending time with family & friends.

VOLUNTEER NEEDED

VOLUNTEER NEEDED

Second Vice President

Acts as Fundraiser Chair. Organizes, oversees, and executes all major fundraisers.

Jenn Smith

Jenn Smith

Parliamentarian

Attends all Board meetings as a non-voting member and ensures meetings run in an orderly manner.

Personal Bio coming soon!

Kerryn Story

Kerryn Story

Recording Secretary

Maintains a current copy of the Constitution and By-Laws and other important member records.

Originally from West Virginia, Kerryn has spent the last 21+ years on active duty, 14 of which she has served a dual role as a service member and a spouse. They have two beautiful children, 6 and 8 years old, and two dogs. Kerryn loves spending time with family, being out in nature, running, yoga, and igniting her creative fire through her many ongoing projects!

Anjelika Salgado

Anjelika Salgado

Corresponding Secretary

Ensures the roster of the Governing Board is current as well as collects, distributes, and responds to mail.

Anjelika hails from the great state of TX, and isn’t scared to show her pride! She loves experiencing the rich traditions the military upholds, and learning about the history, for wherever the Army sends her family. Anjelika studied Arabic while in college, and through the Army, has been privileged to speak with Kuwaiti dignitaries; she hopes to continue her education and one-day work in the field of Middle Eastern Studies-Arabic linguistics.

VOLUNTEER NEEDED

VOLUNTEER NEEDED

Treasurer (1/2)

Maintains a record of all accounts and prepares financial statements for monthly transactions.

VOLUNTEER NEEDED

VOLUNTEER NEEDED

Treasurer (2/2)

Maintains a record of all accounts and prepares financial statements for monthly transactions.

Emily Copeland

Emily Copeland

Scholarship

Coordinates plans and facilitates all scholarship related happenings. Awards recipients of scholarships at May luncheon.

Emily met her wonderful husband of 17 years Joseph at Dartmouth, and together they have two kids (12 and 10). She holds a Masters degree in Library Science and was previously the District Enrollment Director for Dartmouth’s Alumni Interviewing program. Their family has been here at Fort Sill for two years, with about two more to go!

Jessica Chung

Jessica Chung

Welfare

Collects and determines the eligibility of Welfare Fund requests. Is responsible for collecting and delivering donated items to the chosen charity/organization.

Jessica was born and raised in California. She is a mother to two girls (7 and 4) She is a veteran and met her husband 9 years ago at Fort Polk, LA. Jessica enjoys giving back to our military community and often volunteers at many organizations on post. During her free time, she loves spending time with her family at the lake and spending time with her girls and two dogs.

VOLUNTEER NEEDED

VOLUNTEER NEEDED

Activity Groups Coordinator

Coordinates Activity Clubs and recruits volunteers to participate.

VOLUNTEER NEEDED

VOLUNTEER NEEDED

Volunteer Coordinator

Coordinates volunteer appreciation activities, and assists in recruiting volunteers for committees, events, and other fundraisers.

Jessica Chung

Jessica Chung

Unit Representative

Acts as a liaison between the Patriot Spouses’ Club Battalions liaisons.

Jessica was born and raised in California. She is a mother to two girls (7 and 4) She is a veteran and met her husband 9 years ago at Fort Polk, LA. Jessica enjoys giving back to our military community and often volunteers at many organizations on post. During her free time, she loves spending time with her family at the lake and spending time with her girls and two dogs.

VOLUNTEER NEEDED

VOLUNTEER NEEDED

Webmaster

Assures that the information on the website is awesome and up-to-date. Enjoy!

Patricia Allen

Patricia Allen

Historian

Responsible for taking photos and compiling the yearly photo album for the archives.

I am originally from Texas. I love my husband dearly. I have a four-year old son and a one-year old daughter. I love to exercise and taking photos is my forte. I am a child of God.

Patricia Cameron

Patricia Cameron

Retired Spouses Liaison

Acts as a liaison between the Patriot Spouses Club and the Retiree Spouses’ Club.

Patricia was married to (Retired) Major John R. Cameron who sadly passed away in 2010. She has a son and daughter-in-law and a beautiful granddaughter (14). As a retired nurse she spends her time as President of The Society of Military Widows Ch. 6, volunteers as a Volunteer Stations Supervisor for RSVP. She is the recipient of The Carolyn Stone Award in 2017.

VOLUNTEER NEEDED

VOLUNTEER NEEDED

Membership & Reservations

Plan and coordinate Super Sign up. Collect membership forms and dues as well as maintain a directory.

Rika King

Rika King

Honorary Advisor

Non-voting member who serves in an advisory capacity to chairpersons.

Personal Bio coming soon!

Get in Touch

We would love to hear from you! If you have a question about an upcoming event, want to volunteer, or any other reason please feel free to reach out to us.

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