The Darby Project is pleased to announce the 2019 Ranger Veteran Leader Award. Initiated in 2017, The Darby Project annually recognizes the significant contributions of Ranger veterans and Ranger supporters leading the way in their communities.
Mr. Rick Barela – 75th Ranger Regiment Association
Mr. Ed Durham – Sua Sponte Foundation
Ms. Jonnie Melillo-Clasen – Merrill’s Marauders Liaison
COL Ret. Kimberly Moros – USSOCOM Warrior Care Program (Care Coalition)
Ms. Patti Sells – Gold Star Mother and Tanner Higgins Military Memorial Fund
Mr. Chad Wegner – Sua Sponte Elite Race Team
Ranger Veteran Leader Awards ceremony begins at 1 p.m. on July 11 in the Ranger Hall at the National Infantry Museum in Columbus, Ga. following the 75th Ranger Regiment’s change of command reception. Those awardees unable to attend the ceremony will be recognized on an individual basis at a suitable time and place.
Once again, congratulations on your selection. Many volunteer, but few have taken your steps to integrate efforts across generations and organizations for the benefit of our past, present, and future Rangers. For that, you have our heartfelt gratitude. Thank you for SETTING THE EXAMPLE FOR OTHERS TO FOLLOW!