Welcome to Capital Area Military Spouses (CAMS)!
CAMS is an all ranks club in the National Capital Area open to all spouses of the Armed Forces, both active and retired.
CAMS is organized as a private, self-sustaining, nonprofit organization and operates and exists only with the consent of the Commander, Joint Base Myer Henderson Hall (JBMHH) Fort Myer, VA.
CAMS 2019-2020 Committee Members Needed!!
POC: Karen Halverson,
General Overview of Duties: Please see By-Laws for more specific duties or ask our current board members!
Activities Chair, Hospitality, Membership, Military Service Branch Chair, Newsletter Coordinator, Historian (photographer), Publicity Chair, Reservations Chair, Vendor Coordinator, Volunteer Coordinator, Web Administrator.
CAMS 2019-2020 Executive Board Members
POC: Karen Halverson, CAMSclubparliamentarian@gmail.com
General Overview of Duties: Please see By-Laws for more specific duties or ask our current board member!
Serves as the Chairperson of the Board and oversees all meetings, committees, and affairs of CAMS. Appoints Parliamentarian and Committee chairs with approval of the Executive Board. Assists wherever needed.
Serves as the Coordinator of the Programs Committee to plan the monthly membership luncheons. Works closely with the 2nd Vice-President. Serves as President when called upon to do so. Assists wherever needed.
Serves as the liaison between CAMS and Patton Hall for the monthly membership luncheons. Works closely with the 1st Vice-President to ensure all CAMS programs are successful. Assists wherever needed.
Serves as the CAMS primary financial officer on all CAMS accounts maintaining financial readiness at all times. Prepares CAMS budget with the Executive Board and all monthly/yearly financial statements for board meetings, Garrison reports and the IRS. Assists wherever needed.
Serves as the record keeper for all CAMS meetings. Assists the President with meeting coordination, preparing meeting agendas, collecting board reports, CAMS correspondence and mail distribution. Assists wherever needed.
To serve on the Executive Board of CAMS, one must:
~ Be Active Duty or be the Spouse of an Active Duty member of the US Armed Forces in any Military branch, assigned to or residing in the National Capital Area.
~ Be a current Active Member in good standing.
~ Be a team player, and ~ Most importantly, want to have fun!
Become a member
We would love to have you join us! Membership applications are accepted all year. You can apply online, via email or mail, or in person. You may choose to attend your first membership meeting as a guest before submitting your application. Membership costs $15.00 after January 1st, and includes: