The Commander of the American Commandery of the Order of Saint Joachim is H.E. LtCol The Chevalier Martin von Grossmann GCJ. Photographs of the American Commandery's 2016 Investiture in Philadelphia can be seen here.

H.E. LtCol Chevalier von Grossmann GCJ H.E. LtCol Chevalier von Grossmann GCJ is President and CEO of Enspired Incorporated and Executive Vice President of CARE4D; Augmented, Virtual Reality, Mixed Reality and associated technologies and services firms. His career has been focused on innovative technologies, healthcare IT and the luxury market. His other executive experiences include CIO in the hospital and health system setting; and CEO as exclusive distributor in North America for the Manufacture de Porcelain de Monaco. The Manufacture de Porcelain de Monaco is appointed purveyor to His Serene Highness the Sovereign Prince of Monaco and exclusively distributes luxury porcelain collections. Martin brings 25 years of outstanding military leadership experience both in the active and reserve components, U.S. Army and U.S. Air Force, retiring after achieving the rank of Lieutenant Colonel in the United States Air Force.

H.E. The Chevalier von Grossmann is an Adjunct Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering at Monmouth University in West Long Branch, N.J. Martin earned a M.S. in Biomedical Informatics, a joint program between Rutgers University Health Sciences and the New Jersey Institute of Technology, a M.S.A. from Central Michigan University and a B.S. from Rutgers University. He is a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, the Reserve Officer Association, the Health Information Management and Systems Society; and he is a Patron of the Princess Grace Foundation-USA. Martin is an Advisory Board Member of in the School of Innovative Education at Rutgers University. He has been an Elder and Board member of his church. His family is listed in a regional German aristocratic association.

H.E. The Chevalier von Grossmann is assisted in the administration of the Order's American Commandery by the following officers:

Chevalier Antonio Wendland KCJ - Chancellor of the American Commandery
His Grace Chevalier the Most Rev. William Myers KCJ - Prior of the American Commandery
Chevalier Herb Rivera KJ - Registrar of the American Commandery
Colonel The Chevalier Dr. Mark Smycynski KJ - Military Knight of the American Commandery
Chevalier Peter Bruemmer KJ - Herald
of the American Commandery

The Ameircan Commandery has its own PayPal account for the payment of its Commandery annual fee, Commandery events and items such as the Commandery Medal. Payments for these items can be made through Paypal using the following account address: Admission and advancement fees and the Order's annual oblations should be made through Grand Chapter's account here.

H.E. LtCol The Chevalier von Grossmann can be reached by email at:

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