Where to Find Us:
Chief William Carl (President)
SSG Wilfredo Vasquez
Cpt James Albert (2nd Vice President)
SSG Brian Sorrels
SGT Frank Kerr (Assistant Ops Officer)
SrA Matt Renner (Treasurer)
SSgt Erica Florio (Secretary)
CSM James Reginald Burch (Sergeant at Arms)
Please complete the online application form. "Voting Memberships" are open to groups consisting entirely of veterans such as VFW, American Legion, MOAA, and the ROA. If you do not fit in this category, please check the "Associate Member" box.
Then, mail your annual membership dues to our mailing address:
Collier County Veterans Council
527 107th Ave N
Naples, FL 34108
You will be contacted once your application has been registered. If you would like to introduce yourself to the Council, please contact us to have your name place on the upcoming meeting agenda. If you have immediate business for our attention, we will add it to the agenda as well.
Veteran Suicide Prevention
If you, or a veteran you know, may be thinking of contemplating suicide please call The Veterans Crisis Hotline at:
1-800-273-8255 and Press 1
or go to their website at:
Helpful Suicide education is also provided here.
“Suicide doesn’t stop the pain. It just transfers it to someone else!”
***Photo Credit Heather Corace
Council Membership Application
Members of the Council have the privilege of contacting all the other members with notices or invitations in a group email. In addition, we maintain social network profiles which also serve for publicity purposes. All members are encouraged to attend every monthly meeting as well as join in our public ceremonies. By keeping the Council abreast of your activities, we can support it with attendance as well as share it amongst our other members. Voting memberships are granted to groups composed entirely of veterans.
In addition to this convenient online application form provided below, our membership application is available through email attachment in the following formats: .PDF , .RTF , .DOCX , and .ZIP.
Voting Membership: Are only open to fully operational veteran groups, organizations for example VFW, American Legion, MOAA, ROA to name a few. If you do not fit in this category please check the non Voting box. You pay your annual dues, attend meetings, invite participation in your group's events, and vote on Council matters. Annual Membership dues are $50 per person or organization. We do not prorate membership fees.