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Nebraska Department of Veterans' Affairs

Veterans' Advisory Commission

The Commission consists of five members appointed by the Governor for a term of five years. (State Statutes 80-401.06 - 80-401.07)


The Veterans' Advisory Commission investigates the handling of veterans affairs under the Director of Veterans' Affairs. The commission also acts as an appeal board for the Nebraska Veterans' Aid Fund. (State Statute 80-401.09)

Billy C. Smith, Chairman
Appointed From: 3rd Congressional District
Term Expires: 2021

Jim Cada
Appointed From: At Large
Term Expires: 2025

John L. Iossi
Appointed From: 1st Congressional District
Term Expires: 2023

Ron Winchell
Appointed From: At Large
Term Expires: 2022

John Liebsack
Appointed From: 2nd Congressional District
Term Expires: 2024


Mail correspondence to:
NDVA Veterans' Advisory Commission
PO Box 95083
Lincoln NE 68509