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Americanism Committee


The purpose of the Americanism Committee is to develop the spirit of Americanism among The American Legion and citizens and residents of the State of Wisconsin; to put into effect Americanism policies and programs of The American Legion; to coordinate any overlapping of programs dealing with Amiercanism.  To oversee and report on programs that relate to Americanism and many youth programs.

The committee meets three (3) times a year as follows:

Department Fall Meetings ~ Portage, WI ~ 2nd weekend in October

Midwinter Conference ~ Conference City ~ 3rd weekend in January

Department Convention ~ Convention City ~ 3rd weekend in July

2016-2017 Committee Members

Karl Stuvengen, Chairman ~ Orfordville, WI
Rodger Mattson, Vice Chairman ~ Beaver Dam, WI
John Wolfe, Member ~ Green Bay, WI
Jim Foster, A&G Testing Chairman ~ Waukesha, WI 
Fred Berns, Badger Boys State Director ~ Whitehall, WI
Roger Mathison, Baseball Commissioner ~ Coon Valley, WI
Terry Woolf, Boy Scout Chairman ~ Platteville, WI
Norm Bednarek, County Youth Government Chairman ~ Portage, WI
Jeff Puddy, Department SAL Chairman ~ Fond du Lac, WI
Susan Knudson, Education & Scholarship Chairman ~ Janesville, WI
Robert Stone, Oratorical Chairman ~ Sheldon, WI
Steve Shanks, Shooting Sports Chairman ~ Portage, WI

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