Commander

VETERANS OF FOREIGN WARS

DEPARTMENT OF WEST VIRGINIA COMMANDER

Dr. Corrina M. Boggess

2022 – 2023

Dr. Boggess currently serves as the 2022-2023 Department Commander, Department of West Virginia, Veterans of Foreign Wars.  She is a member of VFW Post #8363 in Chesapeake, WV.  She also serves as a member of the Veterans Council for the Governor of West Virginia.

She served over 28 years in the US Army and retired as a Colonel.  Her qualifying position for membership in the VFW was serving as the Battalion Commander of the 376th Personnel Services Battalion in Northern Iraq (2004-2005).

Her military awards include the Army Distinguished Service Medal by the Secretary of the Army; the Bronze Star Medal, the Meritorious Unit Commendation, Iraqi Campaign medal with a Campaign Star; seven Meritorious Service Medals, two Army Commendation Medals, and two Army Achievement Medals; and the Distinguished West Virginian awarded by Governor Bob Wise for actions taken while stationed at the Pentagon on September 11, 2001.