Veterans Advisory Board

Veterans Advisory Board

The Veterans Advisory Board oversees the Clark County Veteran's Assistance Fund, which provides emergency relief to qualified veterans. The board consists of representatives from nationally recognized veterans organizations in Clark County and veterans from the community. The majority of the members must be representatives of service organizations, however, veterans may join as members at large if approved by a vote of the board. Service organizations and members at large must renew their Letter of Intent each October.


Join the board

Those interested in joining the board must submit a Letter of Intent to: 
Clark County Community Services
Attn:  Samantha Whitley
P O Box 5000
Vancouver, WA  98666-5000

Public Meetings

Second Thursday of each month, 2pm


NOTE: all meetings are being held virtually until further notice.
Clark County Public Service Center, 1300 Franklin St., Room 680, Vancouver

Broadcasts of meetings held at the PSC are available after the meetings at


Organization Primary Representative Alternate
40 et 8 Morris Geisler Steve Slegers
American Legion #14 Smith/Reynolds    
American Legion #44 Darren Wertz John Rose
American Legion #168 Tum Tum Post    
American Legion #176 Michael Gibson Les Schreiber
American Vets #6 John Lovejoy Vannis Pratt
DAV Chapter #4 Bruce Maas, secretary  
Korean War Veterans Assoc. #321    
Marine Corps League #826 Steve Slegers John Stofiel
VFW #4278 Shannon Roberts Dana Difford
VFW #7824 Michael Harding, vice chair Bruce Maas, secretary
VFW Post #12028 "LZ" North County    
Vietnam Vets of America #512    
Members at Large Kevin Lawson  

Kelly Jones, Chair

Jim Jensen

Michael Langsdorf

Bryan McGillis

Tonya Wark

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