Contact Us/Directions

Points of Contact for potential new members:

Knowing whom to contact when joining a new organization can be a bit confusing. We understand that. If you are unsure where to begin your journey into Civil Air Patrol and the Leesburg Composite Squadron, the contacts listed below are the best place to begin. One of us will almost certainly always be at the weekly meetings. Take down our names and have them handy when you attend your first meeting. Feel free to ask for anyone of us and we will happy to answer your questions or direct you to the right person. For membership, please contact 2d Lt Herbert Valle, CAP, Recruiting and Retention Officer.

Charter Number:    MER-VA-117


Unit Mailing Address:

Major David Thornton, CAP
Leesburg Composite Squadron
P.O. Box 3199
Leesburg, Virginia 20177

Meeting Address:

Virginia National Guard Armory
41905 Loudoun Center Place
Leesburg, Virginia 20175
Squadron meets every Tuesday, 1900-2100

41905 Loudoun Center Pl Leesburg, VA 20175

Unit Contacts

Squadron Commander (CC)
Major David Thornton, CAP

Senior Members (ages 18+)
Deputy Commander for Seniors (CDS)
Captain Rick Campbell, CAP

Cadet Programs (ages 12-18)
Lieutenant Colonel Scott Nicholsen, CAP     
Deputy Commander for Cadets (CDC)

Recruiting and Retention (Cadets and Senior Members)
2d Lt Herbert Valle, CAP
Recruiting and Retention Officer