Staff Leadership

 
 
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D. Wayne Robinson joined the professional staff of Student Veterans of America in October 2013, as the President and Chief Executive Officer; he previously served on the organization's advisory board. Mr. Robinson served in the U.S. Army and rose to the pinnacle of enlisted ranks as a Command Sergeant Major...
 
 
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Matt Randle joined the professional staff of Student Veterans of America in June 2014, as Chief Operating Officer and Vice President of Alumni Affairs.  He served on SVA’s Board of Directors from 2010 - 2014, and is a member of Senator Flake's Veteran Advisory Council, Representative Grijalva's Veteran...
 
 
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Kristin Moran joined the professional staff of Student Veterans of America in July 2014. Prior to joining SVA, Ms. Moran attended East Carolina University and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Communication Sciences and Disorders. She completed clinical research on Post-Traumatic Stress...



 
 
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Valrica Dunmyer joined the professional staff of Student Veterans of America in August 2014, as Chief of Staff and Chief Financial Officer after her retirement in January 2013.
 
 
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Jared Lyon joined the professional staff of Student Veterans of America in November 2014.As national program manager for the Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans with Disabilities (EBV), Lyon manages, coordinates and administers the EBV and EBV-Families (EBV-F) national programs.
 
 
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Dr. Chris Cate joined the professional staff of Student Veterans of America in September 2012, as Vice President of Research. Having several relatives who served -- a great-uncle in World War II, his father in the Marine reserves, uncles in Vietnam, and cousins in the Navy -- he grew up supporting and respecting...
 
 
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William Hubbard joined the professional staff of Student Veterans of America in February 2014. He received his Bachelors in International Studies from American University. After graduating, he spent several years serving government agencies to include the Department of the Navy, Department of State, and State of Indiana Department of...


 
 
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Col. Steve Weintraub joined the Department of Veterans’ Services in April 2013.  As the Outreach Coordinator, he works with universities, colleges and several other educational institutions throughout the state to assist them in providing support to their student veteran programs.... 
 
 
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Jaime Martinez joined the professional staff of Student Veterans of America in January 2014, and provides legal, ethical, and policy advice in support of its organizational mission. Born and raised in Chicago, IL, Lieutenant Colonel Martinez (Ret.) earned an undergraduate degree in Political...
 
 
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Garry L. Harvey is a proud graduate from Delaware State University with dual studies in Computer Information Sciences, Math and Anatomy and Physiology in Kinesiology.
 
 
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Jessica Coscia is Vice President of Communications for Student Veterans of America (SVA), a 501(c)(3) coalition of student veterans groups on college campuses across the globe.
 
 
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Walter Tillman joined the professional staff of Student Veterans of America as Program Manager in February 2014, and currently serves as the Director of Programs. He graduated from Arizona State University in 2013, with a Bachelors in Political Science...
 
 
Darren Phelps
Darren Phelps enlisted in the United States Marine Corps in March 2003. Attached to what was then H&S Co. 8th Tank Battalion, he deployed to Djibouti, Africa, in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. Mr. Phelps holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University at Buffalo where he majored in Political Science and Pschology...
 
 
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Dan Standage was born in Mesa, AZ, and joined the Marines at the age of 17.  Shortly after high school, he shipped out to Marine Corps Recruit Depot, San Diego for recruit training.  He attended Marine Combat Training in Camp Pendleton, CA, and completed Basic Landing Support Specialist school in Camp Lejeune, NC.  He was stationed in Okinawa...


 
 
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Kelsey Callahan joined the professional staff of Student Veterans of America as Development Associate in January 2014. She graduated early from American University in December of 2011, and inspired by the fervor of the 2008 election cycle, spent the next two years working as a Finance Operative for...
 
 
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John Kamin enlisted in the United States Army in November of 2005. He served with the 3rd Infantry Division, and deployed to Iraq for 15 months in 2007. After completing his active duty contract, Mr. Kamin enrolled at Hofstra University and later transferred to American University in Washington DC...
 
 
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 Bawo Ayomike graduated from University of the District of Columbia in 2011. He has always been interested in helping others and prior to graduation, sought out ways in which he could do so. Mr. Ayomike spent time working with high school sophomores and juniors as part of Howard Hughes Medical Institute Program at Georgetown University...
 
 

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Tyler Wright entered Naval service in 2008, and recently made the transition back into the civilian world in late 2013. HM3 Wright proudly served as a Hospital Corpsman, spending most of his military contract in the Naval Postgraduate Dental School (NPDS) located in Bethesda, MD. For two years, he assisted in the manufacture and delivery of...
 

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Alex Flower joined the professional staff of Student Veterans of America in November 2013, as an AmeriCorps VISTA. Prior to joining SVA, he attended Temple University in Philadelphis, PA, where he earned a Bachelor of Arts in History. Mr. Flower also participated in internships with Eisenhower National Historic Site...


 

 
 
 
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Gus Maples joined the professional staff of Student Veterans of America in July 2014 as an AmeriCorps VISTA. He previously interned with the U.S. Senate in Washington, D.C....
 

 Robert McGarity, Outreach Coordinator

 Bob McGarity3 Robert McGarity is an AmeriCorps VISTA member assigned to Student Veterans of America (DC) through the American Legion Auxiliary Call to Service Corps AmeriCorps Project. In his assignment as a Chapter Outreach Liaison.....