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Contact Us

2930 American Legion Dr.
P.O. Box 388
Portage, WI 53901

Ph: (608) 745-1090

James worked as a Veterans Service Representative at the D.S.O. for 2 years before becoming the Department Service Officer in 2009. "Your Service Office is proud, knowing that veterans, war widows(ers) and orphans will receive their due benefits and possibly one day a college education because we were able to help."
James Fialkowski
Department Service Officer
Meet the Service Office Team

The Mission of Camp American Legion: Helping to Heal Those who served, continue to serve and their families through Wisconsin's Northwoods experience. Jim joined the team in 2021.
Jim Klement
Camp Director

Kristy joined the Camp American Legion staff in 2022. She has many years of experience working with non-profit groups
focusing primarily on families and well-being. “I have been blessed with this stewardship and am dedicated to serving those who
truly value and benefit from our beautiful Northwoods retreat.”
Kristy Beausoleil
Camp Office Manager

John Michels moved to Wisconsin four years ago from Sioux Falls, SD with his wife of 38 years and has been a legion member since 2017. An army veteran, John served at Arlington Cemetery/Ft. Meyer Virginia in the 3rd US Infantry Caisson Platoon where he performed full-honor military funerals and managed the medical care of the horses that pulled the caisson. He is the father of seven children and twelve grandsons and currently serves as Membership Coordinator-Recruiter at Wisconsin Legion Headquarters.
John Michels
Membership Coordinator

Angie has been planning the major events and serving as the Executive Secretary to the Department Adjutant for more than 10 years. "Thank you for your service and for allowing me to work on behalf of Wisconsin's Veterans, their families and their communities." 
Angie Chappell
Admin. Manager/Major Events Planner

Tammi joined the team in November 2021. Tammi recently retired from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and is currently a Board Member with Badger Honor Flight since 2015. "I'm so grateful to be part of this American Legion HDQ team to continue my dedication to serving the Veterans of Wisconsin who served us."
Tammi Alexander
Administrative Assistant

Sheri has been with the HDQ team for 5 years. She is the coordinator for Badger Boys State, Wisconsin American Legion Law Enforcement Career Academy, Shooting Sports and Oratorical. "I am very excited to work with the programs of The American Legion."
Sheri Hicks
Programs Coordinator

Jen is the program coordinator for softball, baseball, and Legion Riders; editor of the Badger Legionnaire; and assists with social media, web and Legislative work. She has been a member of the HDQ team since 2020.  Her background in graphic design and photography is a great asset to the Department. "Thank you for allowing me to be a part of this great organization."
Jen Swenson
Programs Coordinator

Lisa comes with 20+ years of experience in corporate as well as non-profit experience. “I am excited for this opportunity to be part of The American Legion team.”
Lisa Sherman
Interim Finance



It's our mission to enhance the lives of our Veterans and their families, inspire the next generation of Wisconsin leaders, and promote the principles of The Legion in every community across the Badger State.

Together, we can accomplish so much for those who need us. We welcome you to our Legion Family.