Officers

DEPARTMENT OFFICERS

2018 – 2019

Commander Dave Lemelin Post 10029
Sr. Vice Commander Ed Lopez Post 10252
Jr. Vice Commander Carol Kacal Post 10029
Judge Advocate Todd Maynard Post 9365
Surgeon Troy Eck Post 10029
Chaplain Marty Harris Post 9785
Chief of Staff Mel Sheppard Post 3836
Inspector Dan Garcia Post 1685
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 Dan Garcia Post 1685
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

2018 – 2019

Employment Walter W. Watts, Jr. Post 3629
Legislative Bill Yudiskas Post 9785
Public Relations Bob Martin Post 10029
Editor VACANT
Americanism Barbara Henning Post 1685
Boy Scouts Dan Garncarz Post 10029
Buddy Poppy Marty Harris Post 9785
Citizenship Education Barbara Henning Post 1685
Community Activities Carol Kacal Post 10029
Disaster John Minnick Post 9365
Fundraising Ed Lopez Post 10252
Homeless Veterans Ali Young Post 9365
Hospital John Walker Post 10046
JROTC / ROTC Troy Eck Post 10029
Life Membership Ed Lopez Post 10252
Loyalty Day John Walker Post 10046
Membership Ed Lopez Post 10252
National Home Bob Myles Post 1685
Patriot’s Pen Betty Gail M. Keao Post 10252
POW/MIA Clyde Torgerson Post 10032
Safety Troy Eck Post 10029
Student Veterans of America Bob Martin Post 10029
Teacher Award Barbara Henning Post 1685
VAVS Joe Simms Post 10252
Veterans & Family Support J.R. Hackett Post 9365
Veterans Service J.R. Hackett Post 9365
Voice of Democracy Lorraine Roehl Post 10029
Women Veterans Betty Gail M. Keao Post 10252
Youth Activities Dan Garncarz Post 10029