This committee is responsible for recruiting new members, making them feel welcome and integrating them into the organization. It is tasked to maintain the membership file and create the annual directory, provide badges for members, application blanks for proposed members and arrange for the formal introduction of new members at a regular meeting.

The DMA is open to all men residing in Darien and the surrounding towns, aged 50 or over that are interested in the objectives of the Association.  The annual dues are $75.

If you are interested in joining the DMA or want more information please contact John Podkowsky, the Committee Chairman, at Tel. 203-329-8181 or email at or Joe Kennedy at Tel. 203-655-2384 or email at

Committee Members:

  • John Podkowsky – Chairman
  • Chick Scribner – Chairman Emeritus
  • Frank Kemp – Directory & Roster
  • Raymond Meurer – New Member Biographies
  • Michael Poler – Photographer
  • Joe Kennedy – New Members