Key Services & Resources
Effective 18 March 2020, the Pottawattamie County Veterans Affairs Office will be closed to the public. Our office must take significant steps to require social distance and limit the spread of the COVID-19 virus. Our caseworkers will be taking phone calls, Monday – Friday, 8:00am -4:30pm. Our food pantry is still available for any Veterans and their families in need by appointment only. If you have any questions, please call our office at (712) 328-5797.
The services we provide include completion of forms, referrals, follow-up services, assistance as needed, free of charge to veterans and their dependents. Our caseworkers are nationally accredited by the Federal Department of Veteran Affairs.
The Commission of Veteran Affairs Department provides two programs:
- Skyler Dooley | Chairman
- Holly Collins | Secretary
- Jesse Shea | Member
- Ellen Fritz | Member
- Phil Jacobs | Member
Veteran Affairs Staff:
- Nick Jedlicka | Director
- Peggy Becker | Case Worker III
- Paul Rosenberg | Case Worker II
- Pamela Wilke | Case Worker II
- Brenna Maher | Case Worker I
- Tammy Herring | Receptionist
This site is intended as a place to remember and honor American service members lost in Afghanistan and Iraq.
There is a profile for each service member based on available information. Obituaries received from Legacy.com newspaper affiliates are also included. Information is updated daily. In addition, there is a Guest Book for each service member. All Guest Book entries are free and are posted after being reviewed for appropriate content.
Home Base Iowa’s mission is to provide veterans and transitioning service members and their families with opportunities and benefits for a successful transition in Iowa — a place to call home. Visit their website to learn more about those opportunities in Pottawattamie County.
Pottawattamie Commission of Veteran Affairs Updates:
Veteran Affairs Director
Fax: (712) 328-5726
Monday through Friday
623 6th Ave
Council Bluffs, IA 51501