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 has been married for 20 years and has three wonderful children and a loyal dog. She and her family have called Fort Sill their home for 2 years now. When not volunteering she enjoys crafting and spending time with family & friends.

Jenn Smith

Jenn Smith

Parliamentarian

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

Originally from New York, Jenn has been a military spouse for 23+ years. She has four amazing children and two hunting dogs, and loves being outside in her garden. She spends much of her free time creating healthy meals from her garden for her family and friends.

Kerryn Story

Kerryn Story

Recording Secretary and Webmaster

Maintains a current copy of the Constitution, By-Laws, and other important member records. Keeps the website up-to-date with all of the PSC's wonderful volunteer activities and events. Enjoy!

Originally from West Virginia, Kerryn is a veteran who spent the last 21+ years on active duty, 14 of which she served in a dual role as a service member and spouse. She has two beautiful children 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 Texas, and isn’t scared to show her pride! She loves experiencing the rich traditions the military upholds, and learning about the history of places the Army sends her family. Anjelika studied Arabic while in college, and through the Army she 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.

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 and Unit Representative

Collects and determines the eligibility of Welfare Fund requests. Coordinates collection and delivery of donated items to charities, and serves as a liaison between the Patriot Spouses’ Club and Unit liaisons.

Jessica was born and raised in California. She is a mother to two girls (7 and 4). Jessica is also a veteran. She met her husband nine years ago at Fort Polk, LA. She enjoys giving back to our military community and can be found volunteering at many organizations on Post. During her free time, she loves spending time with her family and two dogs at the lake or at home!

Patricia Allen

Patricia Allen

Historian

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

Patricia hails from the great state of Texas! She loves her husband dearly!. Together they have two children, a four-year old son and a one-year old daughter. She loves to exercise and taking photos is her true forte. She is a child of God!

Patricia Cameron

Patricia Cameron

Retired Spouses Liaison

Serves as the 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). A retired nurse, she now spends her time as President of The Society of Military Widows Ch. 6, and volunteers as a Station Supervisor for RSVP. She is the recipient of The Carolyn Stone Award in 2017.

Andrea Wells

Andrea Wells

Membership & Reservations

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

Originally from Canada, Andrea has been a military spouse for 15+ years. She and her husband have lived in many different duty locations and have had the opportunity to meet several wonderful friends along their journey. Andrea's interests include hanging out with her dog, Cheekey, taking a spin on her Harley, working out and staying healthy, and most importantly having lots of fun and laughter in her life!

Julie Pritchett

Julie Pritchett

Hospitality Chair

Coordinates all hospitality functions for the Club. Works with local vendors who participate in and support our events.

Vanessa Schneider

Vanessa Schneider

Publicity

Works to market and promote functions and events of the Club to the community.

Personal bio coming soon!

Victoria Wilson

Victoria Wilson

Volunteer Coordinator

Organizes special interest groups within the Club and ensures each sub-group has a lead. Assists Volunteers in keeping track of their hours served in support of Club functions and events.

Victoria is newly married, living at Fort Sill for a few short months before moving to Fort Bragg, NC! She was born and raised in New York, where she obtained an Associate’s Degree in Paralegal Studies and a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice. Her hobbies include playing golf, cooking, and spending time with her sweet husband!

Magali Konieczny

Magali Konieczny

International Liaison

Serves as the liaison between the Patriot Spouses Club and the International Community.

Personal bio coming soon!

Rika King

Rika King

Advisor

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

Cheryl Gibson

Cheryl Gibson

Advisor

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

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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