Chapter Locator



Chapter Name: California Council of Chapters MOAA
Address: 5556 Caminito Exquisito
City/State/Zip: San Diego, CA 92130-2821  
Contact Name: David C Yorck  
Rank: LtCol  
Office Phone: (858) 794-7051   
Email: christianyorck@gmail.com  
Meeting Time: quarterly  
Meeting Place: varies  
Website: http://calmoaa.org/  


Chapter Name: Alameda County Chapter, MOAA
Address: 4472 Ardo St
City/State/Zip: Fremont, CA 94536-4530  
Contact Name: Tulio Acquistapace  
Rank: CAPT  
Office Phone: (510) 793-2925   
Email: tulio72@comcast.net  
Meeting Time: Varies  
Meeting Place: Coast Guard Island  
Website: http://alamedamoaa.org/  

Chapter Name: Alta Chapter of MOAA
Address: PO Box 1972
City/State/Zip: Marysville, CA 95901-0067  
Contact Name: Stephen B Witmer  
Rank: Col  
Office Phone: (916) 408-2455   
Email: switmer@starstream.net  
Meeting Time: Last Thursday of the month January through June and Sept, Oct, & Dec.  
Meeting Place: The Plaza Room, Yuba City, CA.   

Chapter Name: Conejo-Simi Valley Chapter MOAA
Address: PO Box 940482
City/State/Zip: Simi Valley, CA 93094-0482  
Contact Name: Robert N Melsness  
Rank: Col  
Office Phone: (805) 531-9716   
Email: bpmelsness@msn.com  
Meeting Time: 4th Thursday  
Meeting Place: Eric's, Newbury Park CA alternate months  

Chapter Name: Contra Costa Chapter, MOAA
Address: PO Box 5009
City/State/Zip: Walnut Creek, CA 94596-1009  
Contact Name: Andrew Porter, CPA  
Rank: LTC  
Office Phone:   
Email: Amporter@aol.com  
Meeting Time: 3rd Monday 5 - 7 pm - except June, July & Aug  
Meeting Place: Veterans Memorial Building of San Ramon Valley, 400 Hartz Ave, Danville, CA 94526  
Website: http://www.contracostamoaa.org/  

Chapter Name: Heartland Chapter, MOAA
Address: 9500 Harritt Rd Spc 249
City/State/Zip: Lakeside, CA 92040-6249  
Contact Name: Robert R Bechtelheimer  
Rank: CAPT  
Office Phone: (619) 303-8615   
Email: rsl4k@aol.com  
Meeting Time: 4th Wednesday, Marie Callendar's, evenings at 5:30pm  
Meeting Place: El Cajon Elks Lodge  

Chapter Name: Hidden Valley Chapter
Address: PO Box 301472
City/State/Zip: Escondido, CA 92030-1472  
Contact Name: Ann M Damsbo  
Rank: CPT  
Office Phone: (760) 745-6640   
Email:   
Meeting Time: 4th Thursday @ 11:30AM  
Meeting Place: Olive Garden, 1107 W Valley Pkwy, Escondido, VA  

Chapter Name: Indian Wells Valley Chapter
Address: PO Box 1947
City/State/Zip: Ridgecrest, CA 93556-1947  
Contact Name: John H Lyons Jr  
Rank: LT  
Office Phone: (760) 375-5827   
Email: jdlyons@iwvisp.com  
Meeting Time: 2nd Wednesday  
Meeting Place: Various locations  

Chapter Name: Kings-Tulare Counties Chapter
Address: PO Box 3694
City/State/Zip: Visalia, CA 93278-3694  
Contact Name: Johnny A Carr  
Rank: LTC  
Office Phone: (559) 909-2368   
Email: jscarrx2@aol.com  
Meeting Time: 4th Fri of month 11:30am Jan-Jun/Sep-Dec  
Meeting Place: Lamp Liter Inn, Visalia, CA  
Website: http://www.moaa.org/chapter/kings-tularecounties  

Chapter Name: Lake County
Address: 4325 Oak Ave
City/State/Zip: Lakeport, CA 95453-6201  
Contact Name: Daniel W Christensen  
Rank: CAPT  
Office Phone: (707) 263-3297   
Email: daniel.christensen@mchsi.com  

Chapter Name: Los Alamitos Area Chapter MOAA
Address: PO Box 665
City/State/Zip: Los Alamitos, CA 90720-0665  
Contact Name: John N Ryan  
Rank: CAPT  
Office Phone: (949)916-7219  
Email: jnryan0230@gmail.com  
Meeting Time: 3rd Wed at 6PM except Jul and Aug  
Meeting Place: Elks Club, 11551 Trask Ave at Newhope St, Garden Grove  
Website: http://www.moaa.org/chapter/losalamitosarea  

Chapter Name: Marin County Chapter, MOAA
Address: PO Box 983
City/State/Zip: Larkspur, CA 94977-0983  
Contact Name: Eugene J Plocki  
Rank: LCDR  
Office Phone: (415) 924-2854   
Email: eplo@comcast.net  
Meeting Time: 2nd Wed Feb,Apr,Jun,Aug,Oct,Dec  
Meeting Place: McInnis Restaurant, San Rafael, CA  
Website: http://www.moaa.org/chapter/marincounty  

Chapter Name: Mendocino County Satellite
Address: PO Box 2801
City/State/Zip: Santa Rosa, CA 95405-0801  
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Chapter Name: Miramar Chapter
Address: PO Box 45216
City/State/Zip: San Diego, CA 92145-0216  
Contact Name: Thomas C Splitgerber  
Rank: CAPT  
Office Phone: (619) 209-0558   
Email: tsplitgerber@san.rr.com  
Meeting Time: 1st Thursday @ 1830  
Meeting Place: MCAS Miramar OClub  
Website: http://www.moaa.org/chapter/miramar  

Chapter Name: MOAA Central California Coast Chapter
Address: PO Box 5002
City/State/Zip: San Luis Obispo, CA 93403-5002  
Contact Name: Louis E Stout  
Rank: LTC  
Office Phone: (805) 994-7051   
Email: louisstout35@gmail.com  
Meeting Time: 2nd Friday  
Meeting Place: Madonna Inn San Luis Obispo  
Website: http:\\www.calcoastmoaa.org  

Chapter Name: MOAA Shasta Country Satellite
Address: PO Box 491506
City/State/Zip: Redding, CA 96049-1506  
Contact Name: Richard A Fyten  
Rank: CDR  
Office Phone: (530) 244-2224   
Email: rafkjf@charter.net  
Meeting Time: 2nd Tuesday of the month except July and Aug (dark)  
Meeting Place: Country Waffle Restaurant/ Redding CA  

Chapter Name: MOAA, Bakersfield Chapter
Address: PO Box 11853
City/State/Zip: Bakersfield, CA 93389-3853  
Contact Name: Wayne A Wright  
Rank: LCDR  
Office Phone: (661) 399-2517   
Email: wwright1@bak.rr.com  
Meeting Time: 3rd Monday, odd months  
Meeting Place: HODEL'S Country Dining  
Website: http://www.moaa.org/chapter/bakersfield  

Chapter Name: MOAA, Palm Springs Chapter
Address: PO Box 962
City/State/Zip: LA Quinta, CA 92247-0962  
Contact Name: Robert Q Ramirez  
Rank: CWO4  
Office Phone: (760) 409-5357  
Email: rramirez4@dc.rr.com  
Meeting Time: Oct through May @ noon, 3rd Friday  
Meeting Place: Marriott Shadow Ridge, Palm Desert, CA 92211  
Website: http://www.pscmoaa.org/  

Chapter Name: MOAA, Santa Cruz Chapter
Address: PO Box 1011
City/State/Zip: Santa Cruz, CA 95061-1011  
Contact Name: Sharon F Bystran  
Rank: COL  
Office Phone: (831) 661-0135   
Email: sfbystran@pacbell.net  
Meeting Time: 3rd Thursday  
Meeting Place: Severino's, Aptos  

Chapter Name: Mojave Desert Chapter
Address: PO Box 785
City/State/Zip: Victorville, CA 92393-0785  
Contact Name: Thomas J Brown  
Rank: Lt Col  
Office Phone: (760) 240-4462   
Email: osu.tom.j.brown@gmail.com  
Meeting Time: 4th Wednesday at 1900 hrs  
Meeting Place: Victorville Elks Lodge  

Chapter Name: Monterey County Chapter
Address: PO Box 1363
City/State/Zip: Monterey, CA 93942-1363  
Contact Name: Richard H Barratt  
Rank: LTC  
Office Phone: (831) 659-2751   
Email: hrhandqe3@gmail.com  
Meeting Time: 3rd Thursday  
Meeting Place: Varies  
Website: http://www.moaa.org/chapter/montereycounty  

Chapter Name: Orange County Chapter MOAA
Address: PO Box 3326
City/State/Zip: Tustin, CA 92781-3326  
Contact Name: Richard W Cowles  
Rank: LTC  
Office Phone: (949) 857-5241   
Email: rwcowles@att.net  
Meeting Time: 2nd Saturday  
Meeting Place: Airport Holiday Inn, Santa Ana  

Chapter Name: Orange Empire Military Officers' Club
Address: PO Box 9074
City/State/Zip: Redlands, CA 92375-2274  
Contact Name: Eric G Gruenler  
Rank: Lt Col  
Office Phone: (909) 793-4009   
Email: egruenler@verizon.net  
Meeting Time: Meetings times vary   
Meeting Place: Redlands Country Club  
Website: http://www.moaa.org/chapter/orangeempire   

Chapter Name: Pendleton Chapter
Address: PO Box 131385
City/State/Zip: Carlsbad, CA 92013-1385  
Contact Name: David Morell  
Rank: Capt  
Office Phone: (760)529-9741  
Email: dandsmorell@gmail.com  
Meeting Time: Postponed  
Meeting Place: TBD  

Chapter Name: Redwood Empire Chapter
Address: PO Box 2801
City/State/Zip: Santa Rosa, CA 95405-0801  
Contact Name: Diego C Espinosa  
Rank: MAJ  
Office Phone: (707) 546-1115   
Email: dcemilwispr@yahoo.com  
Meeting Time: 4th Thursday, 1130 hours  
Meeting Place: Veterans Memorial Building in Santa Rosa  
Website: http://www.redwoodempiremoaa.us   

Chapter Name: Rio Hondo Chapter
Address: PO Box 4875
City/State/Zip: Whittier, CA 90607-4875  
Contact Name: Mr. John B Nowlin  
Rank: LTC  
Office Phone: (562)455-6425  
Email: jbnowlin@aol.com  
Meeting Time: 4th Tuesday except Jun & Jul  
Meeting Place: Los Coyotes Country Club, Buena Park  

Chapter Name: Riverside March Field Chapter, MOAA
Address: PO Box 163
City/State/Zip: Riverside, CA 92502-0163  
Contact Name: Alfred M Diaz  
Rank: COL  
Office Phone: (951) 567-5886   
Email: alfred_diaz@hotmail.com  
Meeting Time: 2nd Fri 11:30/3rd Fri 6:00 except JulAug  
Meeting Place: March ARB/AF Village West  
Website: http://www.moaa.org/chapter/riversidemarchfield  

Chapter Name: Sacramento Chapter
Address: PO Box 917
City/State/Zip: Carmichael, CA 95609-0917  
Contact Name: Michael A Noche  
Rank: Maj  
Office Phone: (916)214-5031  
Email: miguelnight1966@gmail.com  
Meeting Time: 1st Tues @ 1000 hours  
Meeting Place: Sacramento Aerospace Museum Conference Room  
Website: http://www.sacmoaa.org/  

Chapter Name: San Diego Chapter of MOAA
Address: PO Box 84629
City/State/Zip: San Diego, CA 92138-4629  
Contact Name: Dean J Mallires  
Rank: BG  
Office Phone: (888)215-3326  
Email: deanmallires@hotmail.com  
Meeting Time: 2nd Wednesday  
Meeting Place: Anchors Conference Center, Naval Base San Diego  
Website: http://www.moaa.org/chapter/sandiego   

Chapter Name: San Francisco Chapter
Address: PO Box 2418
City/State/Zip: Daly City, CA 94017-2418  
Contact Name: Edward Meshinsky  
Rank: LTC  
Office Phone: (925) 309-4448   
Email: pressfmoaa@yahoo.com  
Meeting Time: 12noon, September 17, 2017  
Meeting Place: United Irish Cultural Center, 2700-45th Ave., SF 94116  

Chapter Name: San Pedro/South Bay Chapter MOAA
Address: PO Box 1041
City/State/Zip: San Pedro, CA 90733-1041  
Contact Name: Charles R Kilmer  
Rank: Maj  
Office Phone: (310) 676-5381   
Email: ckilmer@aol.com  
Meeting Time: in San Pedro 3rd Friday 1830  
Meeting Place: Ports O'Call Rest, Berth 76, Port of L.A.  

Chapter Name: Santa Barbara Chapter
Address: PO Box 3001
City/State/Zip: Santa Barbara, CA 93130-3001  
Contact Name: Michael Kwan  
Rank: Lt Col  
Office Phone: (805) 683-4816   
Email: mk4524@gmail.com  
Meeting Time: Quarterly, 2nd Tuesday of the month  
Meeting Place: Harry's Plaza Cafe'  

Chapter Name: Santa Maria-Lompoc Chapter
Address: PO Box 5244
City/State/Zip: Lompoc, CA 93437-0244  
Contact Name: Joseph E Komenda Jr.  
Rank: 1stLt  
Office Phone: (805) 287-9826   
Email: jandikomenda@yahoo.com  
Meeting Time: Usually 3rd Friday of the Month  
Meeting Place: Pacific Coast Club, VAFB & Other Venues  

Chapter Name: Silicon Valley Chapter of the MOAA
Address: PO Box 2
City/State/Zip: Moffett Field, CA 94035-0002  
Contact Name: Elmer G Borgardt  
Rank: CAPT  
Office Phone: (650) 342-1270   
Email: bogie1@pobox.com  
Meeting Time: 3rd Thursday 11:00 AM  
Meeting Place: Biltmore Hotel 2151 Laurelwood Rd  
Website: http:\\Chapterwww.siliconvalleymoaa.org  

Chapter Name: Silver Strand Chapter
Address: PO Box 180043
City/State/Zip: Coronado, CA 92178-0043  
Contact Name: Alan L Herrmann  
Rank: CDR  
Office Phone: (619) 437-6210   
Email: aherrmann@pacship.com  
Meeting Time: Bimonthly, Even months, 3rd Monday, 1800  
Meeting Place: Coronado Yacht Club, Coronado CA  
Website: http://www.cal-moaa-silverstrand.org  

Chapter Name: Solano County Chapter MOAA
Address: PO Box 1443
City/State/Zip: Travis AFB, CA 94535-0443  
Contact Name: Thomas J Di Giorgio  
Rank: Lt Col  
Office Phone: (707)419-4525  
Email: tdigior536@aol.com  
Meeting Time: 4th Thursday except July and August. 3rd Thurs in Nov and Dec  
Meeting Place: Paradeise Valley Estates  

Chapter Name: Sonoma Valley
Address: PO Box 2801
City/State/Zip: Santa Rosa, CA 95405-0801  
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Chapter Name: South Coast Chapter
Address: 28762 Bolanos
City/State/Zip: Mission Viejo, CA 92692-1055  
Contact Name: William J Reals Jr.  
Rank: COL  
Office Phone: (949) 458-6691   
Email: colonel@reals.net  
Meeting Time: 3rd Thursday  
Meeting Place: Holiday Inn Lake Forest, CA.  
Website: http://www.southcoastchapter.org  

Chapter Name: Southwest Riverside County Chapter
Address: 38584 Lochinvar Ct
City/State/Zip: Murrieta, CA 92562-3051  
Contact Name: Michael L Nichols  
Rank: LCDR  
Office Phone: (818)326-0668  
Email: drmlnichols@yahoo.com  
Meeting Time: Tuesday 6 PM   
Meeting Place: Bear Creek Golf Course Grill Room, Murrieta CA 92562  
Website: http://www.moaa.org/chapter/southwestriversidecounty  

Chapter Name: Sweetwater Chapter of MOAA
Address: PO Box 268
City/State/Zip: Chula Vista, CA 91912-0268  
Contact Name: Ernesto D Liwag  
Rank: CWO2  
Office Phone: (619) 690-2157   
Email: ernieliwag@gmail.com  
Meeting Time: 11am-1pm 2nd Wed each month  
Meeting Place: Anchor Catering, Naval Base 32nd St., San Diego CA   
Website: http://www.moaa.org/chapter/sweetwater  

Chapter Name: Valley-Ridge Chapter
Address: PO Box 6255
City/State/Zip: Chico, CA 95927-6255  
Contact Name: David D Bruhn Sr.  
Rank: CDR  
Office Phone: (530) 566-9712   
Email: commanderbruhn@gmail.com  
Meeting Time: 3rd Wed, 1130 hours, September thru May  
Meeting Place: Manzanita Place, 1705 Manzanite Avenue, Chico, CA 95926  

Chapter Name: Ventura County Chapter MOAA
Address: 1941 Pamela St
City/State/Zip: Oxnard, CA 93036-2799  
Contact Name: Steve Huber  
Rank: CAPT  
Office Phone: (805) 509-9214   
Email:   
Meeting Time: Monthly, 1st Thursday, 1130  
Meeting Place: Bard Mansion, Naval Base Ventura County (NBVC)  
Website: http://www.moaa.org/chapter/venturacounty  

Chapter Name: Yosemite Chapter MOAA
Address: PO Box 2027
City/State/Zip: Merced, CA 95344-0027  
Contact Name: Charles T Winter  
Rank: Col  
Office Phone: (209)723-9328  
Email: chaswinter@aol.com  
Meeting Time: 3rd Sat Bi-monthly starting in Jan  
Meeting Place: Branding Iron Restaurant, Merced CA  




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Chapter Name: Lake Tahoe Chapter
Address: PO Box 3970
City/State/Zip: Incline Village, NV 89450-3970  
Contact Name: Hugh S Somsen  
Rank: LTC  
Office Phone: (775) 971-4973   
Email: sailsomsen@me.com  
Meeting Time: 1st Thursday  
Meeting Place: Various Locations