An honor for the Deputy Commanding Officer of the Rocky Mountain Rangers.
Amadeo Vecchio, Corporal with the Kelowna RCMP detachment has been named what is called an Aides-De-Camp.
The ceremonial position allows Vecchio to accompany the Lieutenant Governor to and from functions, assist in performing duties, and ensuring proper protocol is followed during events.
“We’re strictly ceremonial in nature to make sure that the event goes off flawlessly. We’re always at the right hand side of her Honour, and we basically just make sure that protocol is adhered to, and just to add to the whole ambiance of the occasion that she has the pleasure of attending.”
Vecchio says its a huge honor to be accepted.