Department Commander Ron Chapman

Phone: 740-362-7478, ext. 1 | Email:

Commander Chapman earned his eligibility serving in the United States Air Force from 1966-1970 as a crash/rescue firefighter. Ron is a 47 year member of Williamsburg Post 288.

He has served his Post in every elected office including two terms as a quota Commander. He has been Commander of the Clermont County Council and a District Commander of the “Fabulous” Fourth District.

Prior to his election as Department Commander, Ron served the Department on the Americanism Committee, Oratorical Committee, POW/MIA Committee, Employment Committee, and the Membership Committee.

Ron has also served Nationally on the Americanism Council and the Legislative Council.



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Stanley Pleasant | First Vice-Commander

Email: 1stvice@ohiolegion.comPleasant, Stanley

The First Vice Commander serves
under the Commander of the
Department of Ohio. His responsibilities include being Membership Committee
Chairman, ensuring that the Legion message is heard by all veterans, and providing
the overall mission  for the membership

Harold Krieg | Treasurer


The Treasurer serves
under the Commander of the
Department of Ohio. They are responsible for the oversight of the finances for the Department of Ohio

Robert Schmitt | Second Vice-Commander



The Second Vice Commander serves under the Commander of the Department of Ohio.
He travels throughout the state being present at events enhancing the 4 pillars of the organization. His focus is constantly in speaking, to assure it is understood that The American Legion is present to serve our veterans now and into the future.

Clausing, Dennis

Dennis Clausing

Post 421 Fairview Park
National Executive Committeeman

Klostermeier, Bob

Robert Klostermeier

Post 553 Adams Township
Alternate Nat’l Executive Committeeman

Monroe, George

George Monroe

Post 450 Milford
Department Sergeant-At-Arms

Kennedy, Mike

Michael Kennedy

Post 297 Payne
Asst. Sgt-At-Arms

Dickey, Dennis

Dennis Dickey

Post 353 Ansonia
Asst. Sgt-At-Arms

Cunningham, Aaron

Aaron Cunningham

Post 199 Harrison
Asst. Sgt-At-Arms

Arndt, Bart

Bart Arndt

Post 97 Cardington
Asst. Sgt-At-Arms

Withero, Robert

Robert Witherow

Post 736 East Liverpool
Asst. Sgt-At-Arms

Shigley, Tim

Timothy Shigley

Post 614 Hilliard
Asst. Sgt-At-Arms