BVA Headquarters Staff, National Officers & District Directors

BVA maintains a National Headquarters close to the Capitol to conduct the business of the organization, including Advocacy, Field Services, OPS Program Support, Membership Services, Communication and Administration. The headquarters staff includes blinded veterans and all are dedicated to ensuring that no blinded veteran is left behind.

Staff

Executive Director
Joseph Bogart
Phone: 202-371-8880 ext. 304

Administrative Director
Brigitte Jones
Phone: 202-371-8880 ext. 330

Membership Coordinator
Maria Ingegneri
Phone: 202-371-8880 ext. 315

Chief of Public Affairs
Vacant
Phone: 202-371-8880 ext. 316

Human Resources Specialist
Vacant
Phone: 202-371-8880 ext. 323

Communication Assistant
Kylie Fitzgerald
Phone: 202-371-8880 ext. 319

Director of Government Relations
Don Overton
Phone: 202-371-8880 ext. 305

Bookkeeper
Yvonne Preston
Phone: 202-371-8880 ext. 324

Chief of Veterans Services
Claudia Baldwin
Phone: 202-371-8880 ext. 336

Veterans Care Review Coordinator
Wade Davis
Phone: 202-371-8880 ext. 308

National Veterans Benefits Officer
Patrick Johnson
Phone: 202-371-8880 ext. 333

National Officers

Dr. Thomas Zampieri – National President
(301) 204-3291
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Joseph D. McNeil, Sr. – National Vice President
(706) 570-1210
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Danny Wallace – National Secretary
(636) 266-1550
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Elizabeth Holmes – National Treasurer
(706) 615-3346
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District Directors

District 1
Consists of States: Connecticut, Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Vermont
Director – Dennis O’Connell
(516) 328-3438

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District 2
Consists of States: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin
Director – Timothy Hornick
(785) 330-3503

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District 3
Consists of States: Delaware, District of Columbia, Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, Puerto Rico and Virgin Islands, South Carolina, and Tennessee
Director – Monica Gilmore
(252) 822-3422

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District 4
Consists of States: Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, and Washington
Director – Jhennicea Morrow
(602) 800-4800

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District 5
Consists of States: Alabama, Emerald Coast (Lower Florida), Florida, and Georgia
Director – Paul Kaminsky
(904) 571-6041

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District 6
Consists of States: Arkansas, Colorado, Louisiana, Mississippi, Montana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas, and Wyoming
Director – Kevin Jackson
(512) 431-8471

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