Carol Lee McElwain
Chief of Staff -

Charter and Life member Matthew James Broehm, Post 12128, Williams, AZ; Instituted 8/23/2014.

Joined under my Husband Vern, a Vietnam Navy Veteran.   A long family line of Navy veterans, my father, WII was at Iwo Jima 02-23-45; Uncle was at Pearl Harbor 12-07-41 on the USS Nevada later was KIA.  Son and Daughter served during Desert Storm and a second son during Afghanistan. Go Navy!!

Auxiliary: 5 yrs. President, 2 yrs. Sec/Chaplain, Current Secretary. We have received the Circle of Excellent five years and several Outstanding Programs Awards. District: 2 yrs. Guard, 2yrs. Treasurer and current. Dept.: Page and Flag Barrier.

I’m married to my Jr. High Sweetheart but we waited 36 yrs. to marry marking our 21th, May of this year.  Together we have 4 Sons and 1 Daughter. We have 5 grandsons and 2 granddaughters, 1 great grandson and 1 great granddaughter.

My heart is with the VFW Auxiliary and I hope I can help make the future better for our Veterans.