A VOICE FOR VETERANS
US Navy 1986 - 1995
CEO / Chairman
SGM US Army Retired
U.S Air Force, Senior NCO, Retired
Ron P. Powell
Mississippi Associate State Representative
US ARMY OIF Retired
Mississippi State Representative
US Navy November 1986 - 1995
Gulf Coast Veterans
Advocacy Council, Inc
James Standifer /Mississippi Associate State Representative
Mrs. Tabbatha Magee MS/MBA/ED.S
Mississippi State Director
Florida State Representative
Florida State Director
2016 Honorary FOUNDING Member
Retired (Major) Army Officer
ALABAMA Executive Director/Compliance Officer
Women Veterans Director
Robert F. Hall Jr.
US Navy (RET)
As the Committee Chairman for the Memorial Day Services at NAS, Robert has also taken on the challenge of the Annual Veterans Day Parade Committee. He has proven his experience with the various Veteran Service Organizations as invaluable.
Chaplain Joseph Stanberry
US Army 1964-1966, Reserve 1970-2001 (RET)
As our spiritual guide, Joseph has had an uplifting influence on our board and membership. He is serving on our Incarcerated Veterans committee as an integral liaison to all the correctional facilities in our health care system. He is our mentor in spirit and action.
US Army 1968-1971 Vietnam
CFO / Executive Director / 2016
Joseph has helped the Council since 2008
& joined the Council in 2011. He oversees
all financial matters as it pertains to our activities
in the Stand Down, Memorial Day Services,
Veterans Day Parade, Grants, and Foundation Services.
Robert Gravley, Chairman
USMC, Vietnam 1969-1971
2016 Honorary Founding Member
Robert joined the Council in 2008 as Secretary and then as Treasurer. He Chairs the Incarcerated Veteran, By-Laws, and Stand Down Committees.
2017 - 2019 Elected Officers - CEO/Chairman,
Co-Chairman, Executive Secretary, and Compliance Officer.
Appointments: Chief Financial Officer & Executive Director