VSO Legislative Presentations (1 of 3)

Date: Wednesday, March 3, 2021 Time: 10:00 AM Location: Fully Virtual Hearing

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Panel 1


Mr. Stephen “Butch” Whitehead

 National Commander

Disabled American Veterans


Accompanied by:


Mr. Edward R. “Randy” Reese, Jr.

Executive Director of the

 National Service and Legislative Headquarters


Mr. Jim Marszalek

National Service Director

Disabled American Veterans


Ms. Joy J. Ilem

  National Legislative Director

Disabled American Veterans


Panel 2


Mr. Thomas A. Zampieri, Ph.D.

National President

Blinded Veterans Association (BVA)


Mr. John Hilgert

Director, Nebraska Department of Veterans’ Affairs

President, National Association States Directors of Veterans Affairs (NASDVA)


Mr. Cory Titus

Director, Government Relations for Veterans’ Benefits

Military Officers Association of America (MOAA)


Mr. Jared Lyon

National President and CEO

Student Veterans of America (SVA)


Ms. Lindsay Church

Executive Director/ Co-Founder

Minority Veterans of America (MVA)


Ms. Kathryn Monet

Chief Executive Officer

National Coalition of Homeless Veterans (NCHV)



Disability Access

Individuals with disabilities who require an auxiliary aid or service should contact the committee clerk at (202) 224-9126 at least three business days in advance of the hearing date.