The Disabled American Veterans (DAV) of MN elected new leadership at their State convention in St. Paul this past week.
Robert ( Bob ) Erickson of Woodbury was elected State Commander. Mr. Erickson has served as the St. Paul Chapter 2 Commander as well as other positions in the Department of MN DAV prior to his election as State Commander.
Other officers elected were:
Senior Vice Commander – Greg Peterson of New Ulm
1stJr. Vice Commander – Durbin Keeney of Duluth
2ndJr. Vice Commander – Chuck Haberle of Plymouth
3rdJr. Vice Commander – Gary Valtinson of Cohasset
4thJr. Vice Commander – Ken Kelley of St. Joseph
Judge Advocate – Van Karg of Dassel
Chaplain – Richard Jenkins of Newport
Past State Commander – David Valtinson of Grand Rapids
The DAV of MN has 18,000 members in the State of MN and has 32 Chapters across the State. Their purpose is to BUILD BETTER LIVES FOR AMERICAS DISABLED VETERANS AND THEIR FAMILIES.