Who We Are

Echelon is a community of diverse young adults collectively rising up to serve The Salvation Army through:

  •  Community Service and Volunteering
  •  Fellowship and Networking
  •  Donations and Fundraising

Echelon was founded in 2010 in Dallas, Texas and has since been branded as the National Young Adult Auxiliary of The Salvation Army.

Our mission is to mobilize the next generation of Salvation Army supporters.

Echelon Peoria, founded in 2014, is the fourth Echelon chapter and is branded the National Young Adult Auxiliary of The Salvation Army.


Echelon Peoria Board Position Name  School Attended  Current City Hometown
President Rachel Hammer Eastern Illinois University Peoria, IL Paris, IL
Chair of Membership Stan Cohen University of Illinois Washington, IL Washington, IL
Chair of Events and Fundraising Angie Harmon Bradley University Peoria, IL Peoria, IL
Chair of Service Adam Sterusky Penn State University Peoria, IL Cincinnati, OH
Chair of Ministries Brian Rosh University of Tennessee Peoria, IL Custer, MT
Chair of PR & Communications -- Open Position --      
Treasurer Andrew Grove University of Illinois Morton, IL Washington, IL