Geoffrey Cannon - Director
A student of History with a Bachelor of Arts in History, Geoffrey has always had a passion for honoring Veterans and recognizing the service of American Veterans and Service Members. With a long family line of Veterans, Geoffrey strives to make sure that no Veteran's service is forgotten.
As Director of the Museum, Geoffrey develops the Museum's exhibits and ensures the steady operation of the Museum in accordance to our Mission. First joining the Museum in 2015, Geoffrey has worked alongside our Board of Directors to get the Museum to its current state.
Officers of the Board
Gary Cannon - President
Gary Cannon is a virtuous and decorated veteran of the Vietnam War. He graduated from Western Oregon State College with a Bachelor Degree in Science. He also taught in Florence, Oregon where he retired after 27 years.
He mentored and educated other teachers to instruct a solid science program, as well as becoming a company representative for the FOSS Science Equipment Company. As a former teacher, Gary strives to bring the history of our Veterans to younger generations.
Kim McDaniel - Treasurer
Kim was born at the Norfolk Navy Base Hospital in Norfolk, VA. Moving from base to base, living in base housing, always in awe of the military men and women she met along the way.
Kim’s grandfather served in the US Army during World War II serving in England and France.
Serving on the Oregon Coast Military Museum is one way to honor the memory of her Father, Grandfather and all of the past, present and future military men and women.
Jennifer Brandenburger - Secretary
Jennifer is the proud owner of the Bead Warehouse and has been a long time volunteer for the Annual Festival of Trees Fundraiser. She has a deep appreciation for all of our Veterans and wants to honor their service and dedication to our country.