Dave burkett- ex-officio board member
David Burkett is a two-branch military Veteran, having served in Vietnam with the U.S. Army’s 1st Cavalry Division, and after that service, re-enlisted in the U.S. Air Force and served as a Loadmaster on C-141’s.
Throughout his life he as been an active Volunteer, covering a broad range of interests including foster parent to children with disabilities, pre-school and high school teacher’s associate and assistant wrestling coach.
He has also been involved with Special Olympics, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Disabled American Veterans, as well as participated in Civil War living history programs through Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War.
As a Volunteer with the Oregon Coast Military Museum, he represents the Volunteer Corps as an ex-officio Board Member.