November 1, 2011
Contact: Tom Nunes
Gene Seibert elected president of Coast Guard Auxiliary Association, Inc.
TAMPA, FLA – The board of the Coast Guard Auxiliary Association, the non-profit organization providing financial and other support to the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary and its volunteers, elected Gene Seibert of Virginia as its new president and chief operating officer. Seibert will oversee the day-to-day operations of the Association including fund raising, finance, product development, and other functions.
Seibert has previously served as the chairman and CEO of the Coast Guard Auxiliary Association, Inc., as the national commodore of the Coast Guard Auxiliary, and as a member of the board of directors of the Coast Guard Foundation and the Association for Rescue at Sea (AFRAS), Boat US and the United Safe Boating Institute.
The Coast Guard Auxiliary Association, Inc., is a Non-Profit, 501(c)(3) organization incorporated in the District of Columbia providing financial and other support to the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary and its volunteers. The Association provides funds for the national Auxiliary programs, facilitates national training, produces educational and outreach materials for the recreational boating safety and other public outreach efforts. Donations are actively solicited and appreciated.