National Headquarters Staff Directory

Young Marines Affiliate Organizations



Michael B. Kessler

National Executive Director

Chief Executive Officer


Joe Venable

Deputy Director 


Joe Lusignan

Deputy Director West 

Drug Demand Reduction Resource Officer


Robert Borka

Director of Operations


Michael Tracy

Director of Finance 


Gary Weisbaum

Chief Marketing Officer 




Michael Guiles

Director of Training




Judy Jones

Director of Administration






Stephanie Guiles

Director of Education 





Patricia Borka

Database Administrator 






Alvin Hendricks

Training Specialist 





Young Marines National Foundation

Executive Director - Mike Zeliff


Young Marines Alumni Association

Executive Director - Edgar Huff 


Division Commanders

Division One : Robert Dittrich

Division Two: George Biedenbender

Division Three: John Gionet

Division Four: Chuck Jackson

Division Five: Ronald Pownall

Division Six: Wilson Lee


Service Providers  

Ambassador Accounting - Stephanie Christianson

DES - Mark Whittaker

Rust Insurance - Billy Simons

Xpert Media Management (XMM) - Tim Kupper, Webmaster

Vanguard - Warren Dunlap