COL (Ret) Joe Trez
For the 2nd consecutive year, the Charleston Chapter received the coveted "Best Chapter in AUSA" award for its category. COL(Ret) Joe Trez (Chapter President) and LTG (Ret) Roger Thompson received the Best Chapter Banner at the Opening Ceremony of the AUSA Annual Meeting in Washington DC. The Opening Ceremony is attended by over 5000 attendees and is held in the main ballroom of the Walter Washington Convention Center. Only five chapters receive this distinction from among the 123 AUSA chapters located around the world.