Master Chief Special Warfare Operator Bryan C. Beiriger spent 25 years in the Navy as a SEAL before passing away in 2015. Bryan had a distinguished career which included multiple deployments and leadership positions in the SEAL teams. Among the many decorations he received during his career are 2 Bronze Stars, including one with Valor. Bryan played in several of the military tournaments hosted here at White Columns and was known to many of our members and staff. He is survived by his wife Donna and two children. Bryan was a genuine American hero and it is fitting that we establish this scholarship that benefits veterans in his name.