District 14 President Scott Collins is from the town of Negaunee where he has lived for most of his life. He was eligible for auxiliary membership under his father Ronald J. Collins a Korean War veteran.
Scott first got involved with his VFW Post 3165 when he became a charter member and secretary for the former Men’s Auxiliary in 2002. When the Men’s Auxiliary was disbanded in 2016, he joined the newly combined co-ed auxiliary and was nominated President for VFW Auxiliary 3165 in 2017. He accepted and held the office from 2017 - 2022.
Scott’s district level duties have included Guard 2018 - 2019, Junior Vice 2019 - 2020, Senior Vice 2020 - 2021, and District 14 President 2021 -2023.
He continues to be active with his auxiliary through fundraising by offering time and talent with his love of cooking.
Scott’s work history includes cook, CNA, bartender, retail and is currently employed as a substitute teacher which he enjoys immensely.
In his free time, Scott enjoys traveling, singing in a local choir or two, cooking, baking, and local history