is more than 100,000 Veterans strong, each with a different military experience
and perspective. Your story is as unique as you are.
you are a Veteran enjoying a meaningful career at VA, or if you have found opportunities
through VA for Vets, please share
your story. Simply send your contact information and a brief summary, and VA for Vets will follow up. You can also recognize the accomplishments of a Veteran colleague by recommending him or her for a success story.
Veteran Success Stories
Army Veteran Nicolas
Bastien attended the VA for Vets Veteran
Career Fair and Expo in Washington, DC and found a legal assistant position on
Seeking a change from his private-sector career, Army Veteran Eric Bruns used VA for Vets Career Center tools to strengthen
his resume and find a new position at the Veterans Health Administration.
A VA for Vets career coach helped Marine Veteran Demetrius Bussey strengthen his resume to find a new position at the Department of Veterans Affairs.
After 21 years in the Air Force, Sonya Harris-Ladjevich is enjoying a VA career
that supports her continuing education and provides a sense of security and
Michelle Hayes became one of the first Veterans hired through VA for Vets at a New Orleans career
event. Now she helps other Veterans find meaningful work at
VA in her new role as a Regional Veteran Employment Coordinator.
VA for Vets career coaching helped Army
Veteran John Kenner strengthen his resume and find a VA job that puts his
research and writing skills to good use.
Army Veteran Paul Laracy received guidance and assistance from a Regional Veteran Employment Coordinator and the VA for Vets website, which enabled him to find a job as he transitioned out of active duty.
At a VA for Vets hiring event in New
Orleans, Army Veteran Brendon Williams found an opportunity to move beyond his
current job in the trucking industry and begin a career that better suits his
needs and ambitions.