About Us

The mission of TREA: The Enlisted Association is to enhance the quality of life for uniformed services enlisted personnel, their families and survivors - including active components, Reserves, and National Guard, and all retirees; to stop the erosion of earned benefits through our legislative efforts, to maintain our esprit de corps, dedication and patriotism, and to continue our devotion and allegiance to God and Country.

Founded in 1963 in Colorado Springs by Air Force retirees, George Skonce and Dean Sorrell, the organization was awarded a Charter from Congress in 1992. There are currently 54 active Chapters in the United States.

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The organization meets yearly at the Annual Convention. The Annual Convention provides members an opportunity to catch up with friends and to fine-tune the organization. The Annual Convention is typically held in different locations across the country in order to connect with the various active regions. The 2017 Convention will be held in Pittsburgh, PA, September 6th -9th, 2017.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION - Please note that the following positions will be up for election at the 2017 Convention in Pittsburgh: 1st Vice President, 2nd Vice President, 3rd Vice President, Treasurer and Two Directors. Each position will be for a two year term.

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