SAME LMP Annual Yellow Ribbon Picnic

Thursday, September 9, 2021 1 1:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Naval Station Great Lakes Beach Pavilion (530 Farragut Ave, Great Lakes, IL 60088)

We will again be collecting school supplies in support of the North Chicago School District

Special Guests: Captain Jason J. Williamson, Commanding Officer, Naval Station Great Lakes and sponsored summer STEM campers

Click here to register!


Thank you SAME Scholarship Committee!

Lisa Boehmer, a recent scholarship awardee, sent in a thank you note to members of SAME – Lake Michigan. Thank you again to all who make this possible!


14th Annual Chicago River & Lake Michigan Boat Cruise Fundraiser & SAME Centennial Celebration

Our annual Chicago River & Lake Michigan Boat Cruise Fundraiser and SAME Centennial Celebration was Tuesday, August 3, 2021. Thank you to all our sponsors and participates who made the evening a great success!


New Officers Elected!

Congratulations to the new Board Member who were installed on Friday, June 18th after the annual golf outing held at Midland Golf Course.

Thank you to all who participated!

PositionNameCommittee
PresidentJoel Sensenig 
Vice PresidentCharlie Frangos 
Secretary Aina Vilumsons 
TreasurerSteve Blinderman Golf

Elected Directors
Elected Director 1Scott JacksonScholarship
Elected Director 2Chi ZangCamps
Elected Director 3Dave YandelPrograms
Elected Director 4Todd PolacekBoat Cruise
Elected Director 5Dave GusemanCentennial Celebration, Boat Cruise
Elected Director 6Melissa MeadeMembership
Elected Director 7Nick DobberpuhlYoung Professionals Network Liaison
Elected Director 8Ken EndressMath Counts


Appointed Directors
Appointed Director 1Kevin LovellSAME Fellows Liaison
Appointed Director 2Tony BilottiPrograms

Past President Melissa Mead passes leadership to new President Joel Sensenig

New SAME – Lake Michigan Leadership Team