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Jim Chancellor is well-educated on the issues facing our nation’s heroes and has been featured on the same agenda as President Ronald Reagan, Colin Powell, Vice President Al Gore, Ross Perot, Hillary Clinton and President Barack Obama.
A U.S. Army combat veteran who served as a Door Gunner in the Vietnam War, Chancellor, shares his experience with audiences across the nation. Through educational workshops, he creates the awareness that war does not simply end when the veteran returns home, for some it only begins. Chancellor’s mission is to use his hard earned lessons of the past, and how he has successfully overcome PTSD, to help bring light to our struggling veterans.
Serving as president of the American Veterans Collection, a non-profit organization, Jim Chancellor continuously works to improve the lives of our nation’s heroes. Mr. Chancellor has as worked with Congressional Medal of Honor recipients, Sammy Davis and Gary Wetzel, and has been an invited speaker to make special presentations to celebrities, Bob Hope and Toby Keith.
Jim Chancellor is a recipient of the Purple Heart and a Heroism Medal for Valor. He is a recent inductee to the Indiana Military Veterans Hall of Fame. In 2016, Chancellor was named as the United Family Network Volunteer of the Year. Jim is married to Regina and their blended family consists of five children and five grandchildren.