Blinded Veterans Association Florida Regional Group

Southwest District

The counties assigned to this District are as follows: Charlotte, Collier, DeSoto, Glades, Hardee, Hendry, Highlands, Lee, Manatee, Sarasota.

This page is dedicated to the Southwest District of the Florida Regional Group.  Information specific to this district is contained on this page.

Southwest District Director:

​James Duda
E-mail Address:

Assistant District Directors 8

John Thomas  Saint James City ALM

Bill Stockslager  Punta Gorda LM

Joseph Taylor  Cape Coral LM                      

Robert Waterson  Cape Coral ALM no email

George, Schudel  North Fort Myers ALM

John Mackey 9 Sarasota ALM

Southwest District VIST Coordinator:

Laurie Charles

Phone: 239-652-1800 ext. 20828


Department of Veterans Affairs

Lee County Healthcare Center

2489 Diplomat Parkway East

Cape Coral, FL. 33909

Southwest District BROS

Dr. Joyce Dyeer

Phone: 239-652-1800 ext. 20826