Welcome to the Executive Department!
The Executive Department Committees are under the supervision of the national organization's Executive Officer, V/C Mary Paige Abbott, SN-IN (photo left).
The committees (accessed from the "Executive Department Committees" menu on the left) are responsible for the functions generally described as external - and encompass primarily our "civic service".
Department Leadership can also be accessed from the menu on the left.
Updates from the committees are featured on their committee websites as well as published in our on-line department newsletters. Check the committee pages often for the latest information.
USPS members exhibit volunteerism at its best - the organization's members are all volunteers. Besides possible receipt of an annual payment of one Merit Mark to members for service; members, as well as squadrons and districts, can be a recipient of one or more of the many annual squadron, district and national awards that are available from the organization.
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Departmental Mission Statement
"To enable USPS squadrons and districts to achieve national visibility and name recognition, cultivate sustainable membership growth, and create new opportunities for member development and life-long learning through innovative and motivational approaches.
To enhance the capabilities of squadron and district leaders through enhanced communication, productivity aids, and opportunities to offer valuable membership benefits.
To identify and implement practical national initiatives and incentives supporting recreational boating safety."