Front & Center with Joseph Tate

As many veterans have, I have worked a variety of jobs in my career. In one iteration, I was an Administrative Officer (AO) for an organization in the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). An AO is similar to a…

Front & Center with Karen Rivera

As an introvert, meeting people, engaging with them and making small talk can be exhausting. But building a network is a necessary part of both the military-to-civilian transition and building a successful career or business. So, how do you…

Navy veteran Julia Fletcher

Front & Center with Julia Fletcher

Do you know what it takes to Think Wrong®? That’s the question that brought me and today’s Front & Center guest Julia Fletcher together. Thinking Wrong is a human centered design framework developed by Solve Next which helps individuals…

Front & Center with Bruce Thompson

I moved to Jacksonville a little over a year ago. Part of the reason I chose this city is because it has such an active veterans community. And one of the people at the center of that community is…

Navy Veteran Cindy Reis

Front & Center with Cindy Reis

Imagine this: You’re in the Navy. You’ve been stationed overseas for two years and you’re ready to transfer to your new duty station. You’re excited about your new assignment. Maybe you’ve started thinking about what trips you’re going to…