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Lake Michigan Post awards $18,000 in scholarships in 2017


 

The 2017 SAME Midwest Small Business Expo included a wide variety of technical workshops and networking opportunities. Pictured from top left: Emma Kowalenko, Kowalenko Consulting, Dave Rose, Esq., Rose Consulting Law, Jim Hagan & Steve Blinderman, Pamela Sydelko, Argonne National Laboratories, Suzanne Ferris, HGA Architects & Engineers

Jim Hagan and Aina Vilumsons present Ken Endress, Vice President, Lake Michigan Post  with an award recognizing his support of the SAME organization over his career at the Midwest SAME Small Business Expo 2017

 

Five LMP members and their spouses volunteer to grade IL State MATHCOUNTS Competition math test sheets on March 4, 2017. LMP 14 volunteers (4 LMP members and 8 other community friends) served at the Lake County, IL MATHCOUNTS Competition on February 18, 2017.

Past LMP President Aina Vilumsons with incoming LMP President LCDR Shanewit Nopkhun, CEC, USN

Anthony Bilotti of Kowalenko Consulting Group and Mark Thompson of Hanson Professional Services, Inc. present information related to the South Suburban Airport. The LMP board is sworn in.

Original newspaper article from 1972 showing the founding of the Lake Michigan Post

The Lake Michigan Post Board of Directors are Sworn in at the January 12, 2017 meeting

Past Lake Michigan Post President Joel Sensenig, PE, CEM, shared insights on strategic leadership to the group

Mike Woodruff, author of FutureView, addresses Lake Michigan Post members at the January 12 meeting


The Lake Michigan Post held their annual Holiday Luncheon and Fundraiser for Toys for Tots on December 8, 2016

 

From the congratulatory letter received by JJ Tang of the Lake Michigan Post. Congratulations! Your nomination to be a Fellow of The Society of American Military Engineers has been approved by the Chair of the Academy of Fellows and the Society’s President. This places you in a special category of The Society’s membership, recognizing your efforts over the years on behalf of The Society and the engineering profession. You will be formally inducted into the Academy of Fellows at our annual Investiture Ceremony. CONGRATULATIONS from us all.

From the congratulatory letter received by JJ Tang of the Lake Michigan Post.
Congratulations! Your nomination to be a Fellow of The Society of American Military Engineers has been approved by the Chair of the Academy of Fellows and the Society’s President. This places you in a special category of The Society’s membership, recognizing your efforts over the years on behalf of The Society and the engineering profession. You will be formally inducted into the Academy of Fellows at our annual Investiture Ceremony.
CONGRATULATIONS from us all.

 

 

 

The SAME Lake Michigan and Chicago Posts welcomed Marianne Markowitz, Regional Administrator, Midwest, US Small Business Administration (SBA), Ann Kalayil, Regional Administrator, General Services Administration (GSA) Region 5, LTC Jason Borg, Deputy District Commander, USACE Chicago, Cmdr. Carl Kirar, Public Works Officer, NAVFAC MIDLANT & William A. Massie Jr, Chief, Acquisition and Assistance Branch, Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Resource Management Division, Region 5 to their annual joint meeting on November 3rd, 2016.

The SAME Lake Michigan and Chicago Posts welcomed Marianne Markowitz, Regional Administrator, Midwest, US Small Business Administration (SBA), Ann Kalayil, Regional Administrator, General Services Administration (GSA) Region 5, LTC Jason Borg, Deputy District Commander, USACE Chicago, Cmdr. Carl Kirar, Public Works Officer, NAVFAC MIDLANT & William A. Massie Jr, Chief, Acquisition and Assistance Branch, Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Resource Management Division, Region 5 to their annual joint meeting on November 3rd, 2016.

same1The Lake Michigan Post held its annual Yellow Ribbon Picnic in September, 2016. Pictured above: LMP sponsored campers who had the opportunity to present their camping experience to the group as well as Alex Palmer, Deputy Public Works Officer of PWD Great Lakes, NAVFAC Midlant speaking about his experiences in Dijbouti

20160830_100321The Lake Michigan Post participated in the SAME National Post Leaders Workshop held in St. Petersburg, Florida. Lt. Col. Scott Prosuch (Ret.), STEM Committee Chair addresses the group in this picture

10th Annual SAME Fundraiser Boat Cruise To Benefit Veterans and Military Families Support Organizations

4 3 2Joe Smetak, Anthony Bilotti & Jim Hagan at the Chicago Post Boat Cruise Joe Smetak, Anthony Bilotti & Jim Hagan
at the Chicago Post Boat Cruise

2016 SAME LMP Golf Outing and Scholarship Award Winners

Group Signage

2015-2016 LMP Distinguished Student Chapter Streamer Overview-Award

 

Eric Odderstol & Guenther Preuhs address LMP members

Eric Odderstol &
Guenther Preuhs address LMP members

SAME Lake Michigan Post supported the MATHCOUNTS competition at Lake County College on February 20, 2016. Winners will compete at the State completion on May 19th, 2016.

SAME Lake Michigan Post supported the MATHCOUNTS competition at Lake County College on February 20, 2016.