Veteran's Committee


  • 5:30 pm
  • 2nd Thursday of every month
  • Town Hall
    6100 South Park Avenue
    Conference Room 1
    Hamburg, NY 14075


  • Catherine Rybczynski, Secretary-Treasurer
  • Erie County Representative
  • NY State Representative
  • Dennis Chapman
  • Nina Deming
  • George Kennedy
  • Benjamin Mannion
  • Annabelle Mireles
  • Peter Bunting
  • Joseph Suto
  • Lynn Matheis


The Town of Hamburg hosts a Veteran's Committee. This committee works with the various veteran organizations in the town to help meet and address the needs of our veterans. It also helps to coordinate the town-sponsored veteran events such as the Pearl Harbor and September 11th Remembrance Ceremonies.

Mission Statement

The Veteran's committee is dedicated to recognizing the sacrifice and service of Hamburg's veterans and their families; to leverage local, state and national agencies for the betterment of our veterans, and to socially and economically integrate veteran's and their families into Hamburg and Western New York.


  • Honor and recognize veterans through publication of awards and milestones
  • Provide a clearinghouse of information in order to link veteran's issues with organizations that can address them
  • Encourage employers to provide job openings to the committee to advertise visibility to veterans
  • Publicize veterans activities to promote awareness
  • Promote veteran's benefits and local exemptions

By Laws

View the By Laws (PDF).