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Veterans' Affairs Committee (VAC)


1) Documentation:
Current Agenda         Past Agendas         Reports
Current LAR         Past LARs    
Current Minutes and Audio         Past Minutes and Audio    

Current Minutes and Audio:
  • VAC Audio File 04-09-14

  • 2) Description:
    Representative organization of all affiliated veterans' organizations in the City of Tucson. 8 year term limit. (terms expire December 31st of the applicable year)

    3) Maximum Number of Members: 43

    4) Meeting Location:
    Mayor and Council Chambers, 1st Floor, City Hall, 255 W. Alameda

    5) Meeting Time: Meets on the 2nd Wednesday of each month; at 6:00 p.m.

    6) Information Sheet:
  • Datapage

  • 7) Members:
    MemberRoleAppointorClassification
    Mr. Murray BakerMemberMayor and CouncilTucson Jewish War Veterans Post 201
    Ms. Samantha BivensMemberMayor and CouncilAmerican Red Cross, Southern Arizona Chapter
    Ms. Delicia BrunnerNon-Voting MemberCommitteeNon-Voting Representative
    Mr. William BurksMemberMayor and CouncilDisabled American Veterans Cactus Chapter #2
    Ms. Terry ByronTreasurerMayor and CouncilMarine Corps League, Marana Night Hawk 72 Detachment
    Ms. Valerie DavisMemberMayor and CouncilAMVETS Post 770
    Mr. Russell DillowSenior Vice ChairmanMayor and CouncilAmerican Legion Post #7
    Mr. Al EstradaMemberMayor and CouncilArizona Korean War Veterans Association
    Ms. Maureen GagliardiSecretaryMayor and CouncilWomen’s Army Corps Veterans Association Chapter 87
    Mr. Ken JohnsonVice ChairpersonMayor and CouncilAmerican Legion Post #7
    Mr. Paul MarshMemberMayor and CouncilTucson Veterans Cemetery Group
    Mr. J.L. "Pepe" MendozaMemberMayor and CouncilSouthern Arizona VA Health Care System
    Mr. Vern PallMemberMayor and CouncilMilitary Officers Association of America
    Mr. John RioMemberMayor and CouncilTucson Jewish War Veterans Post 201
    Mr. George Daniel RossChairmanMayor and CouncilVietnam Veterans of America Chapter 106
    Mr. Norman RossMemberMayor and CouncilArizona Korean War Veterans Association
    Ms. Phyllis RussellMemberMayor and CouncilEsperanza En Escalante
    Mr. Bob SlocumMemberMayor and CouncilMilitary Order of the Purple Heart
    Mr. William SteinMemberMayor and CouncilDisabled American Vets Auxiliary Cactus Chapter #2
    Ms. Karen ThomasNon-Voting MemberCommitteeNon-Voting Representative
    Mr. Ed TorresMemberMayor and CouncilMissing in America Project


    For further information please contact the City Clerk's Office at (520) 791-4213.


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