NGAMA 2015 State Conference – March 27-28, 2015 – Sheraton Framingham Hotel

Casino Night

Business Meeting and Scholarship Presentations


Corporate Recognition Presentations

Spouse Luncheon & Painting Party

NGAMA State Conference Military Ball  – March 28, 2015

NGAUS Conference- September 2017

NGAMA State Conference- May 2013

NGAMA Visits Congress- March 2013

2013 Commanders Dinner
Maj.Gen. Scott Rice, CPT Molly Alesch of the NGAMA Membership Committee and NGAMA President Chris Faux at the annual February Commander’s Dinner.

Former Member Luncheon
Approximately 70 attended the Former Member Luncheon held on October 3, 2012 at the Commons at Hanscom Field Air Force Base. Guest speakers were BG (Ret) John Hammond and Mr. Sean Kelly, WCVB-Channel 5 news reporter.

NGAMA 2012 Conference, Victories and Challenges
Recent victories in Congress and the upcoming challenges were the focus of the 107th NGAMA State Conference held on April 21, 2012 at the Sheraton Framingham Hotel.

2011 Scholarships Announced
The National Guard Association of Massachusetts and Major General Joseph Carter, the Adjutant General recently announced the awarding of four $1,000 college scholarships. The scholarship recipients are:

  1. Angela Bethoney from Somerset
  2. Kelsey Finnell from Bernardston
  3. Christopher Pond from Braintree
  4. Thomas Simon from Pembroke
Women in Military Service Memorial
WASHINGTON – Pictured from L-R: 1st Lt. Ana Monteiro, Capt. Molly Alesch, Maj. Nicole Ivers, Capt. Stephanie Francis, 1st Lt. Tania Carter, Capt.

Elizabeth Mesecher, Capt. Beth Crouch, Capt. Alina Myers, Capt. Carrie Ruscoe, Capt. Kristina Handley and Capt. Kristen Moulis, all pose while visiting the Women in Military Service for America Memorial in Washington, D.C., on Sept. 28, 2011. The event was the Massachusetts National Guard’s First Annual Company Grade Professional Development Staff Tour aimed at developing future Army and Air National Guard leaders. (U.S. Army photo by Lt. Col. James Sahady, Massachusetts National Guard Public Affairs)

Annual NGAMA Golf tournament
The annual NGAMA Golf tournament was held at the juniper Golf Course in Northborough MA. This years Commanders cup winners belongs to the 26th Yankee Brigade from left to right Major Christopher Hoffman, CPT Nick Bessette, SFC John Dankievitch, CPT Kevin Callahan.

NGAMA Well Represented at NGAUS Legislative Workshop
More than 100 people attended the annual NGAUS/National Guard Bureau Legislative Workshop at the National Guard Memorial, the NGAUS headquarters in Washington, D.C. The purpose of the workshop is to give legislative liaison officers ideas on how better to engage with their members of Congress to get legislation passed that is beneficial to the Guard. Rep. Tim Walz, D-Minn., co-chairmen of the House National Guard Caucus spoke. Also speaking was Gen. Craig R. McKinley, the NGB Chief, Lt Gen. Harry “Bud” Wyatt, the director of the Air Guard and Maj. Gen Tim Kadavy, the deputy director of the Army Guard. Members of NGAMA who attended are pictured with Senator Scott Brown.

From Left to Right are Col Anthony Schiavi, Maj Sean Halbrook, Maj Nikki Ivers, Sen. Scott Brown, Maj Gen L. Scott Rice, Maj Robert Kinney, Col Edward Gunning, Col James LeFavor, and Col Robert Brooks