Our Leadership

Executive Officers

Paul Palazzolo


Mark Spooner


Daniel Reynolds

1st Vice President

David Gurtowsky


Gary Hansen

2nd Vice President

Board of Directors

George Adams

Bill Langford

R. Mike Sand

Bill Callahan

John Lauve

Eugene Sullivan

Bill Hitzenberger

John "Jack" Mullins

Committee Chairs

Mark Spooner

Public Information Officer

Jack Devine

Director of Legislative Committee, State Council

Irene Spooner

Event Planner

Gudrun Hite

AVVA Representative


VVA Detroit Chapter 9 supports VA’s “Valor Center”

VVA Detroit Chapter 9 supports VA’s “Valor Center”

Members of Vietnam Veterans of America Detroit Chapter #9 gathered in Downtown Detroit to attend the dedication of the John D. Dingell Veterans Affairs Medical Center’s “Valor Center”. The Valor Center, which stands for “veterans aspiring to live, overcome, and reintegrate,” will not only provide outpatient mental health programming but will also offer a variety of other support services.

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