|Arizona State Representative||Sue Crego|
|Chapter 95 Representative - Prescott||Nancy Sampsel|
|Chapter 106 Representative- Tucson||Eleanor Apodaca|
|Chapter 432 Representative - Phoenix||Lynn Wesp|
|Chapter 835 Representative - Yuma||Brenda Noriega|
|Chapter 975 Representative - Mohave County||Deb Mckie|
|Chapter 1011 Representative - West Valley||Vacant|
|Chapter 1043 Representative - East Valley||Vacant|
(Washington, D.C.) The Associates of Vietnam Veterans of America (AVVA) is proud to announce that on July 17, 2009, The Honorable Eric K. Shinseki, Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA), signed the paperwork for AVVA to become a Veterans Service Officer Organization.
"We are honored to announce today, as we celebrate the tenth birthday of our organization," said Elaine Simmons, President of Associates of Vietnam Veterans of America, "that AVVA is now recognized by the Department of Veterans Affairs as a national organization which will be able to use accredited service officers to assist in the preparation and process of benefits claims for veterans and eligible family members. AVVA thanks Secretary Shinseki for the swift and positive action on our application."