Secretary Gwinn Attends VFW National Convention
Secretary Gwinn is currently attending the 112th VFW National Convention
in San Antonio, Texas, August 27 - September 1, 2011. The Secretary is due back in the office on Friday, September 2nd.
Each year, thousands of delegates to the VFW National Convention convene to elect new national officers, vote on organizational by-laws and attend VFW workshops geared to inform members of the latest trends on topics ranging from female veterans' needs to maintaining a successful VFW Post.
Many distinguished guests are also in attendance to address convention delegates during daily business sessions. Past guests include: President Barack Obama, Senator John McCain, Secretary of The Department of Veterans Affairs Eric Shinseki, General Petraeus and many more.
Also at the annual convention, VFW formally recognizes individuals for their outstanding contributions in areas like aviation and space, entertainment, citizenship, the armed forces and americanism.
Mike Lyons, Operations Manager is overseeing the Department in Secretary Gwinn's absence.
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Contact Mike Lyons, Operations Manager