The Salvation Army Trenton Citadel Corps appointed Owner and President of Flagship Insurance Agency Bill Cleave as its new Advisory Board Chairman.

Cleave, a graduate of Bradley University and a returned Peace Corps Volunteer, has been a member of the Salvation Army board since 2005 and is also a Trenton Rotarian with a wealth of experience, leadership and extensive civic involvement. He will serve a three-year term as chair, where he will lead the ongoing mission of The Salvation Army in providing critical services to uplift vulnerable families and men, women and children in Trenton.

The Advisory Board supports the work of The Salvation Army Trenton Citadel by providing focused, mission-based leadership, and strategic guidance to better serve the community. In a press statement released yesterday, board officials expressed heartfelt thanks and appreciation to Mr. John Bullock, Jr. for his faithful and dedicated service as chair for the past three years. Other members of the new board leadership are: David Navazio (Vice Chairman), Elizabeth Yull, (Secretary) and Michael Tusay (Treasurer).

“The Salvation Army is uniquely positioned to continue its meaningful role in uplifting vulnerable families, youth, children and individuals. I am committed along with my fellow board members to expand our services; and rebuild a stronger and more vibrant Salvation Army…one that provides critical services and programs to those who desperately need it,” said Cleave.

For more than 130 years, The Salvation Army Trenton Citadel has been meeting the practical, basic and spiritual needs of all without discrimination, providing a wide variety of social services programs to men, women and children: emergency assistance, rental, utility, clothing and furniture assistance, food, holiday assistance, character-building programs, and hope to all those in need.

“We are honored that Bill accepted to serve in this capacity; with his expertise, and leadership, the board will continue to advance and strengthen mission priorities in Trenton as we serve and Do the Most Good in our community,” said Major Elijah Kahn, Corps Officer of Trenton Citadel.

For more information or to learn more about The Salvation Army efforts or how to get involved, please visit, SalvationArmyNJ.org or Call 609-599-9373, ext. 132.