Military and Veterans Commission



The Military and Veterans Commission was established to act in an advisory capacity to City Council and the City Manager to create and maintain an atmosphere contributing to the understanding and respect for past and current members of the military to enrich the lives of Huber Heights residents and visitors through honoring the military veterans and recognizing the value of the service they have and do provide.

Mission Statement

Serving the City of Huber Heights by enhancing the recognition and welfare of all those who have served in the United States Military Services.

The Military and Veterans Commission will make recommendations to the City Council and the City Manager with respect to military and veteran-related issues, ceremonies, events and activities that occur within the City if Huber Heights.  Upon request, the Military and Veterans Commission can provide advice and assistance to City residents regarding resources available to members of the military, veterans, and members of their respective families.  The Military and Veterans Commission will also act as a conduit of communication and coordination between the local military and veteran community and the City of Huber Heights.

The Military and Veterans Commission will consist of no fewer than five (5) and no more than nine (9) voting members appointed by City Council.  The members of the Military and Veterans Commission will be balanced to reflect in-depth knowledge of military and veteran affairs and two-thirds (2/3) of the members must be veterans, active military, or immediate family members such as a spouse, parent, or child.  The members of the Military and Veterans Commission will be appointed to staggered three-year terms.

Regular Meetings

  • 6:00 p.m.
  • 4th Wednesday of every month
  • Council Chambers at Huber Heights City Hall
    6131 Taylorsville Road
    Huber Heights, OH 45424
  • Military and Veterans Commission Meeting Schedule

Agendas, Packets & Minutes

Meeting agendas and meeting packets are available prior to the meetings. Meeting minutes are available following approval of the minutes.

AgendaQuick Searchable Database of Agendas, Packets, Minutes and Audio/Video


Member NamesTerm Expires
John BankowitzDecember 31, 2023
Ray GirardDecember 31, 2023
Charles HancockDecember 31, 2023
Tom IstvanDecember 31, 2024
Larry Johnson, IIDecember 31, 2025
Keesan Lasley, ChairDecember 31, 2025
Danna PleweDecember 31, 2025
Thomas UnderwoodDecember 31, 2024
Anthony WindsorDecember 31, 2024

  1. Michael Gray

  2. Sarah Williams

    Community Engagement Specialist