Chairs: Staci Nevels & Thomas Peeples

The veterans committee is committed toestablish a working relationship with those state and local agencies having the responsibility in the affairs of Veterans and to see that the programs to which they are responsible are administered fairly and justly to members of the minority community. 

The Committee on Armed Services and Veterans’ Affairs shall: 

  • Study conditions pertaining to veterans and members of the Military Service and their dependents and/or survivors in the community. 
  • Serve as a center of information on matters affecting Veterans. 
  • Maintain a repository of materials, information and forms to be used in assisting veterans and/or dependents of veterans and military personnel with their problems. 
  • Receive and act on all complaints relative to acts of discrimination on account of race, color, creed, or denial of benefits to which they are entitled because of discrimination.