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James Verwey-Secretary (ACOVA)

Jim Verwey
VFW 2019-2022
760 6th Ave NE
Valley City, ND 58072
Home Phone: (701) 845-1229

Military Service

Highest Military Rank: CSM
Branch of Service: Army
Conflicts Served: Vietnam

ACOVA or Coordinating Council Affiliation

VFW

Member of ACOVA - Secretary

ACOVA Term: 
July 1, 2016 to June 30, 2019

Served on ACOVA 2010-2013 (1st Term), Re-appointed in 2013 (2nd Term), Re-appointed in 2016 (3rd Term).

Secretary: 2013-2014, 2014-2015, 2015-2016, 2016-2017, 2017-2018

ACOVA committees served on:

  • Appeals: 2010-2011
  • Budget: 2010-2011, 2011-2012
  • Department of Veterans Affairs: 2011-2012
  • Post War Trust Fund: 2012-2013
  • Post War Trust Fund & Appeals: 2013-2014, 2014-2015 (Chair), 2017-2018
  • Public Relations: 2013-2014
  • Legislative: 2015-2016, 2016-2017

Member of Veteran Organizations:

  • American Legion
  • AMVETS
    • Past Post Commander
  • Disabled American Veterans (DAV)
    • Past Post Commander
  • Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW)
    • Past Post Commander
  • Vietnam Veterans of America (VVA)
  • Adjutant Generals Retirees Advisory Board
  • Veterans Home Foundation
  • ND Cares

Civilian Employment, Services, Committees and Memberships:

  • Retired Army National Guard (36 years of military service to include Vietnam)
  • Masters of Science in Special Educations, Advanced courses in School Administration, BS in Education
  • Retired Teacher, Special Education Teacher, Special Education Coordinator, Special Education Director
  • Past County Veteran Service Officer
  • Past president of church