Department of West Virginia Veterans of Foreign Wars Commander
Todd Kingsbury was born in Hartford, CT, in 1962. He joined the US Navy in May 1981 and retired in May 2001. He made five deployments aboard USS Ranger serving as a Plane Captain, USS Constellation (twice) and the USS Nimitz (twice) where he received his Enlisted Aviation Warfare Specialist Rating, the last deployment was in Desert Storm. He received two Defense Meritorious Service Medals, two Commendation Medals, and two Achievement Medals as well as many other campaign and deployment medals and ribbons.
Upon returning from Desert Storm,Todd joined the VFW in 1991 becoming a Life Member (and now Legacy Life Member), and also became a Military Order of Cooties Life Member. He has been All State (three times) and All American Post Commander, District Commander of the Year (twice) and now serves as the Department of WV VFW Commander.
After retiring from the Navy, he received his Class ‘A’ General Contractors License and owns Mid Atlantic Remodelers as well as a Certified Home Inspector with his company, Mid Atlantic Home Inspectors.
Todd is a Professional SCUBA diver and enjoys traveling and hunting in exotic locations around the world. In addition to the VFW and MOC he is also a member of the American Legion, Life Member of the VFW National Home as well as a Master Mason.
Todd has three sons and two grandsons and he resides in the Charles Town, WV area.