Vice President – Region II
(Alabama, Washington DC, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia)
James Apedaile, Contact Me
Staff Sergeant James Apedaile, US Army Retired, served this country for almost 8 years before taking a medical retirement in 1991. He has a Master of Science in Management in Information System Security from Colorado Technical University, a Bachelor of Science in Technical Management and an Associate of Applied Science Degree in Network Systems Administration both from DeVry University. He has been a member of AVER (formerly GLBVA) since 1993. SSG Apedaile has served on the National Board several times to include National VP for Veteran Affairs 1995-1997. He has previously served as Region IV VP from 2003 to 2006, in which time the Region grew by adding 2 new chapters. He again served as the Region IV VP from 2008-2010 position he was asked to fill when it was vacated. He has recently served as the National Secretary from 2009-2013. As of February 2014 James has taken on the role of Region II VP, representing the AVER-DC, AVER-Georgia Chapters. He has also served on the Board of the Rocky Mountain Chapter as Vice President twice in 1995-97 and again 2003-2004. James currently also serves as Chief Systems Administrator for AVER’s National IT & Web Development Committee. James brings not only years of dedicated service to this country we all love, but also years of service dedicated to “lifting the ban”.