SCHOLARS

Listed in Alphabetical order
(click name for bio)

Garry J. Augustine

Former Executive Director Washington Headquarters
Disabled America Veterans

RADM USN (Ret)
Thomas Beeman

Former Assistant Deputy Surgeon General

VADM USN (Ret) Raquel Bono

Former Director Defense Health Agency


The Hon. Leigh Bradley

Former VA General Counsel

Justin Brown

Founder and Board Chair
Hill Vets

Jeremy Butler

Chief Executive Officer
Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America

The Hon. Jim Byrne

Former VA Deputy Secretary

Hon. VADM USPHS, (Ret)
Richard H. Carmona, M.D.

17th Surgeon General of the United States

The Hon. Chris Carney
CDR, USN
Former Congressman

Joe Chenelly

Executive Director AMVETS

The Hon. Carol DiBattiste
MAJ USAF (Ret)
Former Undersecretary of The United States Air Force

The Hon. Tulsi Gabbard
Maj, ARNG
Former Congresswoman

Former Congressman
Hon. Jeff Miller

Former Chairman
House Committee on Veterans Affairs

Sherman Gillums

Chief Strategy & Operations Officer, NAMI

Gen. (Ret) David L. Goldfein

21st Chief of Staff
United States Air Force

The Hon Allison Hickey

Former VA Undersecretary for Benefits

Anthony M. Kurta

Former Acting Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel & Readiness

B.J. Lawrence

Former Executive Director
Veterans of Foreign Wars

Former Congressman
Hon. Mike Michaud

Former Ranking Member
House Committee on Veterans Affairs

Hon. Jim Nicholson

5th Secretary of The Department of Veterans Affairs

Donald Overton

Executive Director
Blind Veterans Association

The Hon. Anthony Principi

4th Secretary of The Department of Veterans Affairs

Hon. Randy C. Reeves

Former Under Secretary for Memorial Affairs

Former Congressman
Hon. Dr. Phil Roe

Former Chairman
House Committee on Veterans Affairs

Rob Thomas

Former VA Chief Information Officer and Acting Assistant Secretary for Information and Technology

RADM USN (Ret) Louis Tripoli

Former Command Surgeon, US Indo-Pacific Command


Rick Weidman USN

Executive Director
Vietnam Veterans of America