Staff Report

Santa Barbara County is seeking applicants for a vacancy on its Veterans Service Advisory Committee.

The panel’s members serve four-year terms and meet on the third Thursday of February, May, August and November at the Solvang Veterans Memorial Hall. 

The committee’s objectives are to ensure that each veteran obtains the entitlement benefits for which he or she may be eligible; to serve as liaison with the Veteran Services Officer in the interest or improving relationships and coordinating community activities; to study, advise, and recommend to the Veteran Services Officer on special problem areas relating to veterans in the Santa Barbara County and the tri-county area as needed; and to preserve and strengthen veterans’ affairs within the prescribed area.

To apply, complete a Santa Barbara County board and commission application that is available at An application may also be requested by calling the Clerk of the Board at (805) 568-2240.

Applications must be submitted to the Clerk of the Board’s office at 105 E Anapamu St., Santa Barbara, 93101 by Monday, Dec. 2.