Charles “Charlie” Montgomery of Virginia Beach, Virginia, is the chair of the VVA Conference of State Council Presidents. A U.S. Army veteran, he served in Vietnam with the 173d Airborne Brigade, from 1969-1970, and with the 82nd Airborne Division, from 1970-1971.
Charlie, a Life Member of Chapter 969, joined Vietnam Veterans of America in January 1987. Committed to serving his fellow veterans, he has been active at the chapter, state, and national level ever since. He serves on the Board of Directors of Chapter 969; he is serving his eighth term as the VVA Virginia State Council President; and he is serving his fifth term as the chair of the Conference of State Council Presidents.
He has served on the VVA National Board of Directors as Director At-large, as Region 3 Director, and as National Membership Committee Chair. He has also served two terms on the Vietnam Veterans Assistance Fund, now known as the Veterans Support Foundation. Charlie is the recipient of VVA’s highest award, the VVA Commendation Medal.
In his community, Charlie has served as Vice President of VVA Chapter 969 of Vietnam Veterans of America, as Chair of the Virginia Beach Mayor’s Veterans Committee, and as Vice President of the Hampton Roads Council of Veterans Organization.
Charlie, who is married to Nancy Montgomery, has recently retired after forty years of service with the City of Norfolk, Virginia.Send Email