Del Webb Lakewood Ranch
Association of Veterans and Military Supporters Directors

Herman Martinez - Commander

Lakewood Ranch AVMS Commander Herman MartinezHerman is a U.S. Army Veteran (1970 -1973) having served with the 1st Air Cavalry Division, Vietnam. He later was assigned to Secretary of General Staff in Ft. Knox, KY. Hometown is Orlando, Florida. After a 32 yr, rewarding career in Federal / State Law enforcement, he enjoys the quality of life found in our beautiful and friendly community. Prior to helping establish A.V.M.S., Herman was the Founder and first Commander of the Armed Forces Veterans of Zellwood Station and later Trilogy Orlando Veterans Association.

Jerry Hufford - Vice Commander

Jerry Hufford Lakewood Ranch AVMS Vice CommanderHometown: Detroit, Michigan. United States Air Force 1972 to 1976. Served with the 53rd Weather Recon Group (Hurricane Hunters).

Automotive Executive for Borg-Warner and Federal Mogul. Married to Peggy.




Bob Sharak - Secretary

Bob Sharak Lakewood Ranch AVMSHometown: Pittsburgh, PA. Bob is a U.S. Army Veteran (1969-72) who served as a Field Artillery Lieutenant with the 5th Battalion 83rd Artillery, Baumholder, Germany and Financial Services Department head, V Corp Frankfurt, Germany.

Bob is retired after serving as a financial executive with Johnson & Johnson for 32 years. He also owned his own income tax practice. Bob has a B.S. Degree in Accounting and Finance, an MBA, and is a Certified Management Accountant. Married to Terry.


Steve Milbrod / Treasurer


Ernest Wawrowicz | Director-at-Large


Sergeant of Arms: Charles Caralyus 



Supply Officer: Fred Chapman 



Event Coordinator: Open Position 



Outreach Coordinator: Ken Anderson 



Historian Committee Coordinator: Steve Milbrod