Officers

DEPARTMENT OFFICERS

2017 – 2018

Commander Dan Garcia Post 1685
Sr. Vice Commander Dave Lemelin Post 10029
Jr. Vice Commander Ed Lopez Post 10252
Judge Advocate Carol Kacal Post 10029
Surgeon Todd Maynard Post 9365
Chaplain Joe Simms Post 10252
Chief of Staff Mel Sheppard Post 3836
Inspector Bill Yudiskas Post 9785
Adjutant Mel Sheppard Post 3836
Quartermaster John Minnick Post 9365
Service Officer Lisa Robinson Post 9365
Service Officer Ryan McNeely Post 9365
Past Department Commander Marty Harris Post 9785
Nat’l Council Member Walter W. Watts, Jr. Post 3629

Veterans of Foreign Wars, Department of Alaska, 500 E. Park Avenue, Wasilla, Alaska  99654

(907) 373-7600, phone          (907) 373-7601, fax          vfwstatehq@mtaonline.net

COMMITTEE CHAIRMEN

2017 – 2018

Employment Walter W. Watts, Jr. Post 3629
Legislative Bill Yudiskas Post 9785
Public Relations Ed Lopez Post 10252
Editor VACANT
Americanism Duane Gonzales Post 9365
Boy Scouts Kevin Hassin Post 5559
Buddy Poppy J.R. Hackett Post 9365
Citizenship Education Duane Gonzales Post 9365
Community Activities Ed Lopez Post 10252
Disaster John Minnick Post 9365
Fundraising Todd Maynard Post 9365
Homeless Veterans Ali Young Post 9365
Hospital Ken Horn Post 4352
JROTC / ROTC Troy Eck Post 10029
Life Membership Dave Lemelin Post 10029
Loyalty Day Patrick Russell Post 10221
Membership Dave Lemelin Post 10029
National Home Bob Myles Post 1685
Patriot’s Pen Betty Gail M. Keao Post 10252
POW/MIA Clyde Torgerson Post 10032
Safety Patrick Russell Post 10221
Student Veterans of America Bob Martin Post 3629
Teacher Award Duane Gonzales Post 9365
VAVS Joe Simms Post 10252
Veterans & Family Support J.R. Hackett Post 9365
Veterans Service Al Moye’ Post 10252
Voice of Democracy Lorraine Roehl Post 10029
Women Veterans Betty Gail M. Keao Post 10252
Youth Activities Kevin Hassin Post 5559