Originally, our club dates back to 1962 before there was a MVPA!
More recently, the Indiana Chapter of the Military Vehicle Preservation
Association was founded in 1985, by a group of gentlemen out of Indianapolis
and Huntington. The group stayed intact up until the early 90s. In 1996,
Chris Paul, Ted Pontius, Sam Norris, Charlie Ridenour, Joe McClain, and Mike
McComas started the group up again. The group has been going strong ever
2018-2019 Board Members: Nathan Deal, President;
Paul Gummere, President-elect/Vice President, Lani Ropkey, Secretary; Jim
Carter, Treasurer; Don Hartzell, Board Advisor.
2016-2017 Board Members: (below, l-r) Don Hartzell, President; Nathan Deal, President-elect/Vice President; Lani Ropkey, Secretary; Jim Carter, Treasurer; Ricky Miller, Board Adviser (not pictured).
2014-2015 Board Members: Ricky Miller, President; Lani Ropkey, President-elect/Vice President; Richard Gummere, Secretary; Scott Ward, Treasurer; Mike Lusty, Board Adviser.
2012-2013 Board Members (below, l-r): Don Hartzell, Board Adviser; Lani Ropkey, Secretary; Mike Lusty, President; Rick Miller, President-elect/Vice President; Roger Woodward (standing in for Deb Rood-Woodward, see 2010 photo), Treasurer.
2012-2013 Board Update. Due to other obligations, Deb Rood-Woodward resigned and the board approved Scott Ward as Treasurer to fill the term.
2010-2011 Board Members (below, l-r): Deb Rood-Woodward,Treasurer; Mike Lusty,President-elect; Don Hartzell,President; and Lani Ropkey,Secretary.