VAEP Committee Considers Promotions of PA National Guard Members

Harrisburg –  State Sen. Bob Mensch (R-24) recently held a Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee hearing to consider the promotions of the following Pennsylvania National Guard members:

Brigadier General, Pennsylvania Air National Guard

Colonel Alan K. Hodgdon, Darlington, PA
Introduced by Senator Elder Vogel, 47th Senatorial District

Colonel Edward E. Metzgar, Chippawa, PA
Introduced by Senator Elder Vogel, 47th Senatorial District

Brigadier General, Pennsylvania Army National Guard

Colonel William J. Hersh, Fairfax Station, VA
Introduced by Senator Bob Mensch, 24th Senatorial District

Colonel Mark D. McCormack, Reinholds, PA
Introduced by Senator Mike Brubaker, 36th Senatorial District

Colonel Scott G. Perry, Dillsburg, PA
Introduced by Senator Pat Vance, 31st Senatorial District

Colonel David E. Wood, Lancaster, PA
Introduced by Senator Lloyd Smucker, 13th Senatorial District

Major General, Pennsylvania Army National Guard

Brigadier General Timothy J. Hilty, Lebanon, PA
Introduced by Senator Mike Folmer, 48th Senatorial District

Brigadier General Walter T. Lord, Fort Belvoir, PA
Introduced by Senator Pat Vance, 31st Senatorial District

The nominations were favorably reported to the Rules and Executive Nominations Committee.  For more information on state related matters, visit www.senatormensch.com or follow Senator Mensch on Facebook and Twitter.

CONTACT: Sarah Stroman sstroman@pasen.gov  (215) 541-2388