Board of Directors

The Four Chaplains Memorial Foundation Board of Directors has the fiduciary role of fulfilling corporate governance responsibilities. The Four Chaplains board has the authority to determine and implement the organization’s values, vision, mission and strategic direction to ensure its success and longevity. The Board of Directors is also charged with evaluating its effectiveness in fulfilling its function.

Candidates for board membership must be of high moral and ethical standing, demonstrate leadership skills and have an extensive history of community service. Furthering interfaith cooperation and promoting unity among all people are also necessary. In addition, board members must attend meetings regularly, renew memberships annually, have the ability to contribute or seek monetary resources, and develop new contacts to benefit the Four Chaplains.

2016 Board of Directors

Capt. Louis A. Cavaliere, USN Retired*

Fred K. Honigman
Daniel Arthur Ocko, Esq.
Vice Chairs

George Johnston



Shakur Abdul-Ali

Andrew M. Calandriello*

Lynn Chickering*

James Curto

Paul Fried*

Capt. John Gazzola

Dr. Lamar Golden

Larry Haney

Maj. Lawrence Herrmann, Esq.

Charles Kahn, Jr.

Col. Frank Kennelly, Jr.

Chief Steven Labov

Carolyn Luskin

Sol Moglen

Moujan Toloubadei

Lawrence Wapnick

Roger J. Youngren


Dr. Daniel Poling*, Founder

Dante Mattioni, Esq.


Lawrence N. Babitts

* – Indicates Dorchester Family Members

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