Region 6 Director

John L. Margowski

Region 6 Director

John L. Margowski served as a Captain in the U.S. Air Force (1969-1974 and was Honorably Discharged in 1985). He served as County Veteran Service Officer for 32 years and continues to serve veterans throughout numerous VSOs and as President of a Veterans Foundation. John proudly served on Sen. Herb Kohl’s United State Service Academies Screening Committee for two decades (1992-2012).

 

As a Life Member of Vietnam Veterans of America since 1987, John has been an active member and held office as a Chapter Treasurer, Vice President, and President and is a Director on VVA Chapter 425’s Board of Directors.

 

Mr. Margowski was appointed as the Wisconsin State Council (WSC) Service Officer (1988-2017). John also was elected as the WSC Vice President and later President (1998-2002). John has led WSC Committees and is presently a member of TEAM Wisconsin – WSC’s Toxic Exposure Committee, participating in town halls in Wisconsin and throughout Region 6 and a Leadership Conference.

 

John was elected VVA At-Large Director (2005-2011), Region 6 Director (2011-2015) and At-Large Director (2017 to Present) and has served on several VVA Committees: Veterans Benefits, National Disciplinary, Women Veterans, PTSD, Membership, and was a part of Strategic Planning and a member of Working Group 1. He is currently the 2021 National Resolutions Chair.

 

John is active in many local veterans’ organizations, held office in many, including the American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Disabled American Veterans, VVA, Am Vets, and Wisconsin Vietnam Veterans-Chapter 1.

John L. Margowski served as a Captain in the U.S. Air Force (1969-1974 and was Honorably Discharged in 1985). He served as County Veteran Service Officer for 32 years and continues to serve veterans throughout numerous VSOs and as President of a Veterans Foundation. John proudly served on Sen. Herb Kohl’s United State Service Academies Screening Committee for two decades (1992-2012).

 

As a Life Member of Vietnam Veterans of America since 1987, John has been an active member and held office as a Chapter Treasurer, Vice President, and President and is a Director on VVA Chapter 425’s Board of Directors.

 

Mr. Margowski was appointed as the Wisconsin State Council (WSC) Service Officer (1988-2017). John also was elected as the WSC Vice President and later President (1998-2002). John has led WSC Committees and is presently a member of TEAM Wisconsin – WSC’s Toxic Exposure Committee, participating in town halls in Wisconsin and throughout Region 6 and a Leadership Conference.

 

John was elected VVA At-Large Director (2005-2011), Region 6 Director (2011-2015) and At-Large Director (2017 to Present) and has served on several VVA Committees: Veterans Benefits, National Disciplinary, Women Veterans, PTSD, Membership, and was a part of Strategic Planning and a member of Working Group 1. He is currently the 2021 National Resolutions Chair.

 

John is active in many local veterans’ organizations, held office in many, including the American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Disabled American Veterans, VVA, Am Vets, and Wisconsin Vietnam Veterans-Chapter 1.