Curator - Herb Stiegellman
President - Chris Rodatz
Vice President - Gayward Hendry
Secretary - Jerry Campbell
Cindy Pontrelli ~ Office Administrator
Bob Turner ~ Facility Manager
Randy Harris ~ IT/webmaster


President - Chris Rodatz is a retired Colonel with the US Marine Corps, bank VP and Fund Raising Chairman for the Marine Corps Half Marathon.

Curator - Herbert M. Steigelman Jr. is a retired Marine Corps officer. He graduated from The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina, with a degree in history and has since earned a masters degree in management. During his 26 years in the Marine Corps, Herb served as Platoon Commander, Company Commander and Battalion Commander of Marine Corps armored units. He earned the Bronze Star with Combat "V" during his first of two tours in Vietnam. He has had numerous educational assignments including teaching Marine Corps Lieutenants at The Basic School and instructing U.S. Army officers at the US Armor School at Fort Knox Kentucky. He was also the Marine Corps representative to the Armor School. His last position was Deputy Chief of Staff for Logistics for the II Marine Expeditionary Force. After retiring from the Marine Corps Herb became the Director of Shipboard Operations for the Marine Corps Maritime Pre-Positioning Program at Blount Island Florida, coordinating the maintenance of 2/3 of the Marine Corps equipment assets spread around the world. Herb is a member of the Board of Directors of the Marine Corps Vietnam Tanker Historical Foundation and is active in several service organizations.

Treasurer - Jerry L. Campbell was born and raised in Ohio. He graduated in 1964 from Malone College in Canton, Ohio with a BA in business and economics. He attended Naval OCS in Newport, Rhode Island and was commissioned as an Ensign in the US Navy. He has served as Sales Manager for various corporations and in 1982, founded Russell Haven of Rest Cemetary and Funeral Home.

Cindy Pontrelli - B.S. in Accounting, Travel Agent with World Class Travel, former Dive Travel Consultant for Frye's Scuba of Billings, MT. Served as Secretary/Treasurer for Loesing Farms, Inc. and Treasurer for the
Montana State Dive Council and more recently, published author and

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Gayward Hendry is a Chief of Detectives for the Clay County Sheriff's Office, CWO of Marines and community leader for numerous servcie organizations. Additionally, he serves as a cordinator for the Marine Corps half Marathon.

John Woods is a professional photographer.

Webmaster/IT - Randy Harris is retired US Navy, published author, professional photographer and creator of the Clay County Sounder (, a website dedicated to the residents of Clay County Florida. Randy is also a member of the Clay County Historical Society, the Orange Park Historical Society and is the Chairman of the Steering Committee for VFW Post 8255.