Ann Panteleakos –  National Secretary-Treasurer

Ann is responsible for supervising the daily operation of the organization at the National Headquarters in Kansas City. This includes administering financial affairs, clarifying Auxiliary policy and supervising 10 staff members. She also serves as a liaison for the National Officers.

George Martin – Director of Accounting

George is responsible for the oversight of accounting, auditing, human resources, information technology, membership dues processing, payroll, risk management and taxes for the organization.

Janice Criswell – Director of Administrative Services

Janice coordinates the National President’s schedule and verifies documentation for Disciplinary Actions. She also handles special orders for cancellations, suspensions and consolidations.

Amanda Cook – Director of Programs & Communications, Editor-in-Chief

Amanda oversees Programs & Communications and is Editor-in-Chief of VFW Auxiliary Magazine.

Shelden Moon – Accountant

Shelden is responsible for the processing of accounts payable, accounts receivable, deposits, membership, bonds and delegates. She also assists with callers and visitors.

Alisa Jones – Travel & Events Coordinator

Alisa assists callers and visitors, updates member information, processes installation reports, delegate reports, event registrations and travel expenses.

Wendy Akers – Programs Awards Administrator

Wendy handles award processing and maintains records for all National Programs and Scholarships.

Maria Peck-Royer – Programs & Communications Specialist, VAVS

Maria works with the National Ambassadors to communicate National Program goals and initiatives to Department Chairmen and the general membership. She is also the Auxiliary VAVS National Certifying Official. She is a contributing writer for VFW Auxiliary Magazine.

Heidi Blake – Programs & Communications Administrative Assistant

Heidi provides support on Programs and Communications processes and projects, prepares National Officer and Ambassador biographies and initial point of contact for the Auxiliary info email.

John Donnelly – Digital Communications Coordinator

John is responsible for overseeing all digital communications. He also manages The National Auxiliary’s social media accounts and the National website, works on video projects and is a copy editor for Programs & Communications.