John Adams - Vice Chairman

John Adams is a life member of The Senior Citizens League’s parent organization, TREA: The Enlisted Association.  John joined TREA in 1998.  He has served on the TREA National Board as Director, 3rd Vice, 2nd Vice, 1st Vice and finally as President from 2016 to 2018.  He has chaired several National Committees:  5-Year Plan, Membership, Bylaws & Standing Rules, Scholarship, and IT.  He has also been a committee member on these committees and on the Legislature Committee.   John, is a TREA Member-At-Large, but was an active member of Chapter 1 Colorado Springs, until it was dissolved, where he served as the chapters’ Recording Secretary, Treasurer, and 2nd Vice.  John is the recipient of two prestigious TREA awards – the National Founders Award for Distinguished Service and the TREA Member of the Year Award.  He has also been on multiple chapter committees such as:  Awards, Building, Convention, Donations & Entertainment.

John is active in his local community and has volunteered for Habitat for Humanity, at the Chapel as an usher and lay reader and in local veteran job networking groups.  John received his master’s degree in Business Administration from Colorado Technical University and holds various other degrees and certifications in Business, Leadership, and Computer Sciences.  John proudly served in the Air Force and retired after 24 ½ years as a E7. John and his wife Nenita reside in Colorado Springs, Colorado