Veterans Day Celebration committee membership is open to all Ithaca College employees and students, current or retired, or interested community members. The committee meets twice a month, August through November, twice in the spring semester, and as needed. Meetings are usually held in the noon hour in the Whalen Center.

For more information or to join the committee and receive the meeting schedule, please contact Pat Phelps at 274-3370 or via e-mail.

Committee Members

  • Jane Ray, staff and co-chair
  • Holly Covert, staff and co-chair
  • Patricia Phelps, retired staff
  • Monica Arambulo, staff
  • Douglas Armstrong, retired professor
  • Kim Dunnick, professor
  • Belinda Gilbert, staff
  • David Juers, community member, veteran, and guest speaker 2006
  • Luca Maurer, staff
  • Donna Mosher, staff
  • Louis Withiam, retired administrator

*Willard Daetsch, retired professor, was involved with the planning of this annual observance from the start, but has since passed away. Willard also served as a featured speaker for this event in 2003 and his remarks and photo on that day are available here.