Harold R. Emery (Hal) – CMRA Secretary

Harold R. Emery (Hal) – CMRA Secretary

Hal became a member of the CMRA in 1998 which he chaired/participated in several committees. During the years, 2003 through 2005 he served as Assistant Sergeant at Arms and Sergeant at Arms, 2008 -2009 he served as Assistant Treasurer and now serves as Secretary for two consecutive terms. Mr. Emery is an active Lifetime member of the Veteran of Foreign Wars (VFW) and the Disabled American Veterans Association (DAV).

After serving 24 glorious years in the United States Air Force, which was highlighted by a 13 month tour in Vietnam and 3 Thailand tours and numerous other overseas tours, Mr. Emery retired in 31 July 1985.

Hal was employed by the Federal Civil Service, Department of the Navy, from 1987 through 2003 as a Contracting Officer/Senior Contracts Negotiator, which upon retirement, he went to work the next week as a Contracts Manager for Compliance Corporation. After 2 years and 4 months, Mr. Emery finally gave the term “working for a living,” up!

Hal currently resides in Lexington Park, MD, unattached. Has one daughter and grandson whom resides in that great city of Dallas, Texas!