Veterans Council of Duval County Florida Come Meet-Up With Like Minded People!

Every 3rd Tuesday of the month.

NEW WEBSITE UNDER DEVELOPMENT PLEASE CONTACT

John Burgess  secretary@duvalveteranscouncil.org (904) 252-9497 if you have any questions.

We meet in the building in the rear of the American Legion Post 137 @ 7 PM, 1900 hours for our veterans.  The Address is 5443 San Juan Ave
Jacksonville, FL 32210

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About VCDC Meetups

To unify the veteran’s organizations of Duval County, Florida, thereby providing solidarity in communications of the veterans’ viewpoints and a means for disseminating information on the issue before local, state and national legislative bodies that affect veterans, their families, and surviving spouses.

Meeting Minutes will be posted ASAP on the website with watermark DRAFT.  When approved at the next meeting Secretary will remove the Draft Watermark after corrections. 

VETERANS COUNCIL DUVAL COUNTY REGULAR MONTHLY MEETING

Tuesday, November 19, 2019
AL Post 137 – MOON BUILDING

CALL TO ORDER: Steven Spickelmier, Chairman

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE: Robert Williams, SGT-At-Arms

INVOCATION: Lori Garland, Chaplain

ROLL CALL OFFICERS:
Chairman – Steven Spickelmier 15t Vice-Chairman – JAG David Trotti 2nd Vice Chairman – Joe Snowberger Secretary – Kathy Church Treasurer – George Tatlas Chaplain – Lori Garland SGT-at-Arms – Robert Williams Historian/Social Media – John Burgess

CHAIRMAN’S OPENING REMARKS
CONSENT TO DEVIATE:
INTRODUCTION OF VISITORS
GUEST SPEAKER: Sharon Unger – Veterans Village of Northeast Florida
MINUTES OF LAST MEETING: Kathy Church, Secretary TREASURER’S REPORT: George Tatlas, Treasurer
COMMITTEE REPORTS:
David Trotti – Constitution, Bylaws
Harrison Conyers – COJ’s Military Affairs and Veterans Department (MAVD) Rafael Santiago – COJ VSO
John Burgess – Social Media & Historian Joe Snowberger – Membership
Daniel E. Schnock – Veterans Memorial Trust Fund Chris Vedvick – Veterans Memorial Wall

OLD BUSINESS:
1.NEW COMMITTEES – Veterans Suicides – (FIRE WATCH), Homeless Veterans, Transitioning Veterans, and Veterans Treatment Court
2 VCDC Secretary Transition (November 19th Meeting) Expanded Meeting Presentations
NEW BUSINESS:
VEAC (VETERANS EXPERIENCE ACTION CENTER)

BENEDICTION: Lori Garland, Chaplain
ADJOURNMENT: SGT-at-Arms – Robert Williams
***FUTURE SPEAKERS:
December 17,2019 Michele McManamon – Executive Director – ONU
January 15, 2020 Brig Gen Michael Fleming
February 18, 2020

Officers

Meet Our Officers

Steve Spickelmier
Steve Spickelmier

Chairman

George G. Tatlas
George G. Tatlas

Treasurer

Robert Williams
Robert Williams

Sergeant at Arms

David Trotti
David Trotti

First Vice Chairman

Kathy Church
Kathy Church

Secretary

John Burgess
John Burgess

Historian and Media

Want to Speak at this Meetup or at a Future Meetup?
Joe Snowberger
Joe Snowberger

Second Vice Chairman

Lori Garland
Lori Garland

Chaplain

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Monthly meetings

5443 San Juan Ave
Jacksonville, FL 32210

@ 7:00 pm for the military folks 1900

Third Tuesday of every month (See our Calendar)

Sponsors

We will be discussing Sponsorship on our website at the next meeting.