Breakout Sessions

 

Breakout Session #1:

9:15am-10:00am

Veterans Education Resources: Panel Presentation: Moderator: Lou Ortiz: Military Veterans Program Texas Tech University: Clarence Court: Texas Veterans Commission Texas Veterans Education Coordinator: Debbie Crosby : Military Veterans Program Texas Tech University: Federal Benefits: Bernice Flett: Military and Veterans Program Texas Tech University: Hazlewood Benefits: Kyle Chapman Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center: Veterans Bachelor of Sciences in Nursing Program : Janet Pino: South Plains College: Financial Aid: 2 Year Programs: Janice Stone: Lubbock Christian University: Veteran Benefits at Private Schools.

Veterans Health Resources: Panel Presentation: Hearts Of Valor Lori Sims: Veterans Benefits Resources Panel: Texas Veterans Commission: Nick Sisk

Home Ownership Protecting Education: HOPE Panel: Moderator: Galen Bearden: Lubbock Veterans Center: Dr. Fred Hardin: Willow Bend Mortgage : VA Loans: Sheryl Akin: Realtor, Kearney and Associates: Purchasing Process: Kevin Dyer New York Life Insurance: Insurance: Jennifer Wilson: Family Finances: Getting Your Finances Back on Track

Veterans Treatment Court and Legal Advocacy Issues faced by Veterans and Families Resulting from a Stalled Transition: Colonel Dave Lewis

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Breakout Session #2:

10:30am-11:15am

Veterans Health Resources Panel: Paralyzed Veterans of America: Dan Meckel: Lori Sims: Hearts of Valor Support Group: Veterans Benefits: Nick Sisk: Texas Veterans Commission: Veterans Benefits: Nick Sisk: Texas Veterans Commission

Preventing Veteran Suicide: Brittney Williamson LCSW, M.S. CHES: Social Worker US Department of Veterans Affairs:

Veterans Education Resources: Panel Presentation: Lou Ortiz: Military Veterans Program Texas Tech University: Clarence Court: Texas Veterans Commission Texas Veterans Education Coordinator: Debbie Crosby: Military Veterans Program: Texas Tech University: Federal Benefits: Bernice Flett: Military Veterans Program Texas Tech University: Hazlewood Benefits: Kyle Chapman: Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center: Veterans Bachelor of Science in Nursing Program: Janet Pino: South Plains College: Financial Aid: 2 Year Programs: Janice Stone: Lubbock Christian University: Veteran Benefits at Private Schools.

Home Ownership Protecting Education: HOPE Panel: Galen Beardon: Lubbock Veterans Center: Moderator: Dr. Fred Hardin: Willow Bend Mortgage VA Loans: Sheryl Akin: Realtor: Kearney & Associates: Purchasing Process: Kevin Dyer, New York Life Insurance Agent: Insurance: Jennifer Wilson: Assistant Director of the Personal Finance Program: Texas Tech University: Family Finances: Getting Your Finances Back on Track.

Veterans Treatment Court and Legal Advocacy Issues faced by Veterans and Families Resulting from a stalled transition. Colonel Dave Lewis

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Breakout Session #3:

12:50pm-1:50pm

Veterans Employment Resources Panel: Brooks W. Colson: Texas Veterans Commission: Veteran Employer Liason: Pete Zubia: Home Depot: Veteran Employment Program at Home Depot: Jessica Thomas: Texas Tech University: Veteran Liason: Veteran Hiring at Texas Tech: Matthew Jock: Small Business Administration: Economic Development Specialist: SBA Programs and Services

Finding A Voice: Veterans and Digital Story Telling: Jacqueline Kolosov , Texas Tech University, College of Arts and Sciences: CH Foundation Project: Jacqueline Faith Price: Texas Tech University: College of Arts and Sciences: CH Foundation Project: David Nelson: Texas Tech Alumnus: CPA: Attorney: US Marine Corp: CH Foundation Grant Project

Preventing Veteran Suicide: Brittney Williamson, LCSW, MS, CHES Social Worker VA

Veteran’s Treatment Court and Legal Advocacy: Issues Faced by Veterans and Families Resulting from a Stalled Transition. Colonel Dave Lewis

Child Safety Panel: John Gonzales, Texas Department of Public Safety: Internet Safety for Children: Stranger Danger: Karen Peoples: Texas Department of Transportation: Child Safety in Vehicles

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