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VFW Post 5408 has a highly-experienced, passionate leadership team. Together, they proudly serve the veterans within the ranks of VFW Post 5408 as well as the northern Cobb County, Georgia, community at large.

2022-2023 VFW Post 5408 Officers

Officer PositionOfficer Name
Post CommanderDwayne Kilbourne
Senior Vice CommanderJack Holcomb
Junior Vice CommanderMichael Lowe
QuartermasterSean Griffin
AdjutantJon Hawley
ChaplainCurtis Sims
Judge AdvocateMichael Starnes
SurgeonWalter "Mike" Scott
Officer of the DayJames "Stoney" Easterly
3 Year TrusteeLara Chamberlain
2 Year TrusteeDarryl Gunter
1 Year TrusteeWayne Miller
Service OfficerDaniel Avalos

2022-23 VFW Post 5408 Committees

House
Dwayne Kilbourne* (CDR)
James "Stoney" Easterly (elected)
Jon Hawley (appointed)
Josh Kilgore (elected)
Scott McGill (appomted)
Sean Griffin* (QM)
Teddy Mathis (elected)
VACANT (appomted)
VACANT (elected)
Honor Guard
Jim Busi (Captain)
Eldrige Holloway (Captain)
Barbara Barney
Teddy Mathis
VACANT
VACANT
VACANT
Bylaws & Resolutions
Michael Starnes
Dwayne Kilbourne (CDR)
Sean Griffin (QM)
Jack Holcomb
Jon Hawley
VACANT
VACANT
Membership
Jack Holcomb (Chair)
Dwayne Kilbourne (CDR)
Sean Griffin (QM)
James "Stoney" Easterly
Jon Hawley
Michael Lowe
Scott McGill
Programs
Michael Lowe (Chair)
Dwayne Kilbourne (CDR)
Sean Griffin (QM)
Jack Holcomb
Jon Hawley
VACANT
VACANT
Bingo
Jon Hawley (Chair)
Dwayne Kilbourne (CDR)
Sean Griffin (QM)
James "Stoney" Easterly
Scott McGill
VACANT
VACANT
Buddy Poppy
Michael Starnes (Chair)
Dwayne Kilbourne (CDR)
Sean Griffin (QM)
Roger Hill
VACANT
VACANT
VACANT
Fundraising & Grants
Scott McGill (Chair)
Dwayne Kilbourne (CDR)
Sean Griffin (QM)
Teddy Mathis
VACANT
VACANT
VACANT
Hospital
Walter "Mike" Scott (Chair)
Curtis Sims
Daniel Avalos
Dwayne Kilbourne (CDR)
Sean Griffin (QM)
VACANT
VACANT
Marketing
Michael Lowe (Chair)
Dwayne Kilbourne (CDR)
Sean Griffin (QM)
Shawn Cyr
Teddy Mathis
VACANT
VACANT

VFW Post 5408 Past Commanders

YearCommanderDesignations
2021-2022Dwayne KilbourneAll State Co-Captain, All-American
2020-2021Arcus "Sonny" WilkersonAll-American
2019-2020Arcus "Sonny" Wilkerson
2018-2019Lewyn Poage
2017-2018William "Bill" Lienhop
2016-2017William "Bill" Lienhop
2015-2016Lavern "Vern" Johns
2014-2015Lavern "Vern" Johns
2013-2014Lavern "Vern" Johns