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Thank you for visiting the Austin Republican Women (ARW) website. The members of ARW have worked hard for 60 years to serve their community and to elect Republicans to local, state and national positions.

I hope you will attend one of our monthly meetings, which are held the first Thursday of the month, to hear one of our exciting speakers and network with engaged Republican women who share your values. Please feel free to contact president@austinrepublicanwomen.org with any questions on how you can get involved today!


030428-f-jz509-866Join us for our October luncheon!

Thursday, October 4, 2018
11:30 – 1:00
Please be there and seated by 11:55
Austin Country Club
4408 Longchamp Drive
(off Westlake Drive at 360)
$33 cash or check only 

Speaker: General Henry (Butch) Viccellio, Jr., USAF (Retired)

(Diane heard General Viccellio speak and was very impressed, so invited him to speak at our November Veterans luncheon, however that is his 50th wedding anniversary, so October it is!)

General Viccellio grew up as an “Air Force Brat,” and has relocated some 33 times during his 78 years.  Following High School in Victoria, TX, he attended the U.S Air Force Academy, graduating in 1962.  During his 35 years as an officer, General Viccellio flew a number of  fighter aircraft, including a combat tour in Vietnam and Thailand.  Between flying assignments, he also fulfilled responsibilities in personnel management, logistics, legislative liaison with the U.S. Senate and as Director of the Joint Staff.  He has commanded at the Flight, Squadron, Wing and Major Air Command levels.

Following his retirement, General Viccellio assumed responsibilities as President, USAA Property & Casualty Insurance Group in San Antonio, where he supervised Auto and Property Insurance services to over 5 million current and former military members and their families.

General Viccellio is married to the former Deborah Wood of Mexico City.  They live on Bainbridge Island, WA, have two children, Pilar and Benjamin, and celebrate 50 years together next month.

RSVP Deadline is Tuesday, October 2nd at noon:   https://austinrepublicanwomen.org/rsvp/

We must have your reservation. If you need a dietary restriction, it must be made at this time. Thank you.