Capt. John C. Sigler (Ret.)
Nominated by both
NRA’s Members by Petition and by NRA’s Nominating Committee
NRA’s 59th President – NRA Benefactor, Heritage Society;Whittington Trustee; former NRA Foundation Trustee; current NRA Director & Executive Council member.
2nd Amendment Activist -Founder, Delaware Association of Second Amenment Lawyers; Co-Founder, pro-gun Delaware Foundation for Legislative Action; Volunteer Pro-Gun Lobbyist; avid “Right-to-Carry” & “National Reciprocity” advocate; author of many pro-gun bills in Delaware legislature. Past President of the Fifty Caliber Insititute
Competitive Shooter – Member 2017 U.S. F-Open Rifle Team; Former NRA PPC State Champion & Governor’s 20 Champion; Former Conventional Pistol, International Pistol and Air Pistol competitor; 5-time member, NSCA Delaware State Sporting Clays Team. Co-founder Delaware’s Governor’s 20 Program.
NRA Referee – Line Referee,Camp Perry Pistol, & Chief Referee NRA Police Nationals
Avid Hunter – Member Safari Club International . John has hunted throughout the USA and in Argentina, Scotland, South Africa and Zambia.
Gun Collector – Casual collector – served on NRA’s Gun Collectors Committee and as an NRA Annual Meeting Display Judge.
NRA Volunteer– Former NRA Filed Support Team Volunteer, Friends of NRA Committee Chairman & NRA Election Volunteer Coordinator. Past President of Delaware’s NRA State Association – the Delaware State Sportsmen’s Associaion (DSSA).
NRA Committee Experience – Chair - High Power; former Chair of Finance, Law Enforcement, Meeting Site, Hearings; Vice-Chair -Clubs & Associations; has served on Competitions Rules & Programs, Bylaws & Resolutions, Gun Collectors, Legislative Policy
U.S. Navy Veteran – 1967-1971 – U.S. Naval Submarine Service – USS George Bancroft (SSBN 643) & USS Hardhead (SS 365). Member, Chapter 850 of Vietnam Vetarans of America; United States Submarine Veterans; and American Legion Fox Post #2.
Employment – Retired Police Captain, now practicing law in Delaware and Maryland.
Memberships – include DSSA, NYSRPA, TSRA, NMLRA, NSCA, SASS, IDPA, DACA, OGCA, MVAC, FCSA & FCI.
Endorsements- Ohio Gun Collectors Association; Fifty Caliber Shooters Association; Florida Sport Shooting Association; North Carolina Rifle & Pistol Association, New York State Rifle & Pistol Association; Delaware State Sportsmen’s Association.