2017 Conference Speakers


Lisa Rosser

CEO, The Value Of a Veteran

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James Schmeling

EVP, Strategic Engagement, Student Veterans of America

Liesl Vargas

Director of Talent Acquisition, LaQuinta


Nick Tran

Manager of Veteran Programs, Schlumberger



Conrad Shawn Kee

Principal, Jackson Lewis


JoHanna Martinez

Military Talent Attraction Manager, AT&T


Colby Williamson

Military Recruiting Manager, Amazon


Will Baas

Vice President, Talent, Comcast



Bill Malcolm

Recruiting Director, Wyndham Vacation Ownership

Ouraphone Willis

Director of Diversity Recruiting, UnitedHealth Group

Forrest Tennant

Manager, Veterans Inclusion and Partnership Program, National Vision

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Mike Catchings

Diversity Recruiter/EEO Specialist, Ingalls Shipbuilding



Eddie Dunn

Director Military & Veterans Affairs, Marsh & McLennan Companies

James Tongate

Program Manager of Military and Veterans Affairs, Marsh & McLennan Companies

Barbara Marder

Global Innovation Leader, Mercer

Steven Dupré

Diversity & Inclusion Recruiting Programs Manager, Prudential

Ray Cuttino

Program Specialist (Military Programs), Johnson Controls

Chris Crace

Veterans Advocacy Leader, PwC

Carol Hedly

Program Director, Microsoft Software & Systems Academy (MSSA)

Shane Stec

Military Recruiting Program Manager, Microsoft

Lou Candiello

Consultant Program Manager, Military & Disability Recruiting Programs, Dell

Michael Pett

Student Veteran Recruiting Lead, Accenture

Patrick O’Leary

Veteran Affairs Manager, UPS

Tom Bullock

Chief, Employer Engagement at Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR)

Michael Stack

Vice President of Development, Student Veterans of America

Jonathan Granata

Development Specialist, Student Veterans of America

Dan Standage

Director of Disability in Education, Student Veterans of America

John Kuznar

Apprenticeship and Training Representative, US Department of Labor

Dan Savage

Head of Veterans Program, LinkedIn