Virgina Carman was elected as Board President for 2015-16. In the past she has served as Chairman of the Marketing & Development Committee, as well as participating in both the Facilities Committee and the Finance Committee. Carman joined the VFW Auxiliary in 1970 and was elected National President in 2007. She is also a longtime member of the Military Order of the Cootie Auxiliary and has served as a Jr. Girl. As National President, Carman served as an ex-officio member of the Board and actively participated in National Home Board meetings. She has always taken an active interest in the National Home, learning from its personnel and reading the Articles of Incorporation and Bylaws and all of the information published prior to each meeting. Carman views the National Home as a unique and impressive facility and looks forward to her new leadership role.