Presidents Day Zoom Outreach

Virtual Presidents Day Veterans Benefits & Assistance Zoom Outreach – Monday, February 15 from 9am – noon.


SANTA FE–The New Mexico Department of Veterans Services (DVS) will host a special Presidents Day Zoom Outreach on Monday, February 15, from 9am-noon.

Veterans can connect via the video application “Zoom” with the following DVS veterans service officers below…for “virtual” face-to-face assistance with filing VA claims or state veterans benefits, providing guidance with regard to registration for COVID-19 vaccination, or for help with any other issues a veteran or their family may be facing.

Northern NM

Arturo Marlow

Southern NM

Larry Weatherwax

Eastern NM

Matt Barela

Western & Central NM

George Vargas

DVS Secretary Sonya L. Smith. –

“Veterans should not ignore their VA or state benefits needs during the COVID-19 pandemic. Veterans Service Officers can help you with filing processes for state and federal benefits, which can be complicated. We can answer questions about the state’s COVID-19 vaccine enrollment program. And if you need help with any other issues, you don’t have to face any crisis alone–we are here for you.” 

Veterans can also choose to seek assistance with other DVS veterans service officers anytime by phone or email via the contact information below: