ANTHONY R. DELONG is the EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR and a SERVICE OFFICER of this Commission.  He retired from the US Army in September 2002, after serving for over 20 years.  During this time he was deployed to Desert Storm, Bosnia, and Kosovo.  Tony is a life member of the VFW, life member of DAV Chapter 21, member of AMVETS, KWVA Chapter 51, 40 et 8, and the American Legion. He is a National Volunteer for the American Red Cross, and a member of the Association of the United States Army, and the Association of the 1st Infantry Division.  He has been a Service Officer since February 2006.  Tony is accredited to act as a County Veteran Service Officer with the Ohio Department of Veterans Services, Veterans of Foreign Wars, American Legion, Disabled American Veterans, the AMVETS and Vietnam Veteran of America.


is the SENIOR SERVICE OFFICER of this Commission. Dan served in the US Army, 3 years with Company B, 2nd Forward Support Battalion, 5th Infantry Division at Fort Polk, Louisiana. Dan served as a wheeled vehicle mechanic. He has been a Service Officer since October 2012 and is a lifelong resident of Richland County. Dan is currently serving as the Senior Vice Commander of Disabled American Veterans Mansfield Chapter 21.  Danny is accredited to act as a County Veteran Service Officer with the Ohio Department of Veterans Services and the D.A.V.

Penni M. Jordan is a Service Officer of this Commission.  After serving 20 years in the U.S. Navy, Penni retired as a Navy Hospital Corpsman on September 30, 2003.  While serving in the Navy, she was stationed in Florida, Georgia, and North Carolina, and served 8 of her last 11 years as a U.S. Marine Corpsman.  Before joining the military Penni graduated from Plymouth High School, growing up in Richland County.  After being away for almost 30 years, she returned to Richland County in 2011.  Penni has been a Service Officer since May 2014, and is a member of the Shelby American Legion.



Joshua P. Hurrell is a Service Officer Trainee of this Commission.








Brandon I. Irving is the Financial Aid Officer and a Service Officer Trainee of this Commission







 Administrative Staff

Sue Dell is the Secretary for the Commission and Secretary to the Executive Director. Sue has been a full time employee since February 1975. Sue has an Associates Degree from North Central Technical College.   She is a member of the Ladies Auxiliary of VFW Post 3494.




 Brenda K. Morris is one of our Receptionists of this Commission.





Tauri M. Dell is one of our Receptionists of this Commission.





Richard Baker is one of our Van Drivers of this Commission.

Donald McCorkle is one of our Van Drivers of this Commission.