Women in Defense

Front & Center with Patrick Mondaca

Ashley's War

Front & Center with Patrick Mondaca

The sun is an army invading from the East.  That powerful sentence is the opening line in an essay titled “Ibrahim, my driver and my guide,” written by Army veteran Patrick Mondaca, whose service includes a deployment to Baghdad as…

Women in Defense

Recently, I was invited to sit on a leadership panel during a Women in Defense EMPOWER event. It was an incredible opportunity and it seemed like the perfect lead-in to tell you all about the organization. I first learned…