Congratulations to the inaugural America250 Award recipients! Learn more about them.

Veterans, Military & Family Members

Veterans, Military & Family Members Advisory Council

Military service members, veterans, and their families sacrifice each and every day to protect and uphold our nation’s founding ideals. The Semiquincentennial is a special occasion to express our deep and unending gratitude for the service and sacrifice of America’s military. This Advisory Council will consider how to integrate this special emphasis in America250 partnerships and programming.

*The listed organization, institution, or company is not affiliated with America250.
**The member is serving in their individual capacity and not as a representative of their organization.
***The member is serving as an official organizational representative as part of the national partnership agreement between America250 and their respective organization. 


Major General (USA-RET), United States Army*

Major General (USA-RET), United States Army*


Nina Amos**

Executive Director, Buffalo Soldiers 9th & 10th (HORSE) Cavalry Association*

Robert Borka**

National Executive Director/COO, Marine Corps League*

Jennifer Dane**

CEO, Modern Military Association of America*

Lawrence Guzman Romo**

Past President, The American GI Forum*; Commissioner, Department of Defense Naming Commission*

Justin Hauschild**

Legal Fellow, Student Veterans of America*

Todd Hunter**

Assistant National Communications Director, Disabled American Veterans*

Robert Jackson**

Director of Operations, Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S.*

Autrey James**

California State Commander, The American Legion*

Doug Raaberg**

Maj. Gen., USAF (Ret.), Executive Vice President, Air Force Association*

Kathy Roth-Douquet**

CEO, Blue Star Families*

Patrick Scanlan**

Program Manager, Association of the United States Army*

Ted Tenorio**

President, Native American Veterans Association*