Military & Veterans Affairs Advisory Commission

The Veterans Advisory Commission meets every 2nd Wednesday of the month at 12:00pm.

Location unless otherwise noted:

1816 S. Figueroa Street Los Angeles, CA 90015

The Advisory Commission provides guidance and support to the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors on veteran issues. The Commission is a key component of the County’s overall strategy to achieve stakeholder and public engagement in our efforts and commitment to serve veterans, their families, and survivors. Each County Supervisor appoints two Commissioners per district (U.S. Military veterans) for two-year terms.

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The Wolf Connection
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Military & Veterans Affairs has partnered with The Wolf Connection

A unique educational sanctuary and wilderness retreat center that brings people together through direct relationship with rescued wolves for the purpose of empowering the next generation to become authentic leaders and stewards of the earth. With the help of the animals, at-risk groups reconnect with nature, learn to be of service by responsibly caring for another being, and work towards becoming the kind of person they want to be through Wolf Therapy®. The animals help them focus on their impulses, feelings and emotions in a constructive way; they learn to forgive and give others (and themselves) a second chance. Military & Veterans Affairs has partnered with The Wolf Connection–a wolf sanctuary–to provide women veterans a resilient community. For more info, call 1-877-4LA-VETS. Building Resiliency with the Wolf Connection

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New Faces of Freedom

To commemorate the twenty-year anniversary of the terrorist attacks on 9.11.01, the LA County Department of Military and Veterans Affairs has produced a series of videos with service men, women and families from the post 9-11 military era, entitled “New Faces of Freedom.” As part of an ongoing series, we tell the story of individuals who played a part in the longest war in U.S. history, highlighting how the U.S. military has changed.

Pledge Vet
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Pledge Vet

The weekly Board of Supervisors meeting for the County of Los Angeles initiates with the Pledge of Allegiance led by the Pledge Vet of the week.
The Pledge Vet is sponsored by the Department of Military and Veterans Affairs for recognition.
Veterans interested in representing their supervisorial district please contact 1-877-4-LA-VETS (1-877-452-8387).

Commissioners

1st District
Hilda L. Solis

  • Joe Leal
  • Brittanie Moore
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2nd District
Holly J. Mitchell

  • Patricia Jackson-Kelley
  • Jawana McFadden
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3rd District
Sheila Kuehl

  • Anthony Allman
  • Jennifer Campbell
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4th District
Janice Hahn

  • Marcel Rodarte
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5th District
Kathryn Barger

  • John Gutierrez
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