Pierce County Veterans Advisory Council


It is the mission of the Pierce County Veterans Services to honor all veterans by providing the highest quality programs possible. To assist, a Veterans Advisory Board has been established by the Pierce County Veterans Advisory Council (PCVAC) to work with the staff of the Veterans Services in three key areas:
  • Appeals
  • Budget
  • Program policies and procedures


  • Second Tuesday of every month
  • 7 p.m.
  • American Legion Post 138 located at Bridgeport and Cirque in University Place, WA
On occasion, the date, time and place may vary. The meetings are open and all interested veterans are encouraged to contact the Pierce County Veterans Services for information about the next meeting.


Pierce County Veterans Advisory Council 2012 officers and board of directors:

Board of Directors

  • Curtis F. Atkinson
  • Jean Harris
  • Mr. Ernest LaChapelle
  • Mr. Greg Gooch
  • Mr. Kenneth Christian


  • Chairman: Dennis A. Jones
  • Vice Chairman: Mr. Mike Venuto
  • Secretary / Treasurer: Vacant
The Advisory Board consists of the officers and board of directors of PCVAC. On occasion non-elected members of PCVAC may be called upon to serve in work-groups for specified projects or objectives. PCVAC seeks representation that is diverse in age, gender, geographic location, and ethnic and cultural perspectives, as well as a mix of relevant skills and experiences.