Officers

ALASKA DEPARTMENT OFFICERS

2019 – 2020

Commander –Dave Lemelin   Post 10029

Sr. Vice Commander – Carol Kacal   Post 10029

Jr. Vice Commander  – Todd Maynard   Post 9365

Judge Advocate – Troy Eck   Post 10029

Surgeon  – John Walker Post 10046

Chaplain  – Lorraine Roehl Post 10029

Chief of Staff – J.R. Hackett Post 9365

Inspector – Bill Yudiskas Post 9785

Adjutant – Mel Sheppard   Post 3836

Quartermaster – Mel Sheppard   Post 3836

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

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ALASKA COMMITTEE CHAIRMEN

2019 – 2020

Employment – Walter W. Watts, Jr.Post 3629

Legislative   Bill Yudiskas   Post 9785

Public Relations   Dan Garncarz   Post 10029

Editor   VACANT

Americanism   Barbara Henning   Post 1685

Boy Scouts   Dan Garncarz   Post 10029

Buddy Poppy  Brett Spencer Post 1685

Citizenship Education   Barbara Henning   Post 1685

Community Activities  Todd Maynard Post 9365

Disaster   John Minnick   Post 9365

Fundraising   Carol Kacal Post 10029

Fundraising Co-Chair – Todd Maynard Post 9365

Homeless Veterans   Joe Simms Post 10252

Hospital   Joe Simms Post 10252

JROTC / ROTC   Troy Eck   Post 10029

Life Membership   Carol Kacal 10029

Loyalty Day  John Walker Post  10046

Membership  Carol Kacal Post 10029

National Home   Carol Kacal Post 10029

Patriot’s Pen   Mike Cassidy Post 10450

POW/MIA   Marty Harris 9785

Safety   Troy Eck   Post 10029

Student Veterans of America   Ryan McNeely Post 9365

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   Melody A. Quesenberry Post 9785

Youth Activities   Dan Garncarz   Post 10029

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

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