Meet student veteran Lance MacNiven, who served in the U.S. Navy for four years. Over the course of his service, Lance realized that he wanted to go back to school, so he began taking college courses on base while he was stationed on the USS Port Royal out of Pearl Harbor, HI. After separating from the Navy in 2010, Lance went on to complete his Associates Degree in Finance at Hawaii Pacific University.
Jeff Popovich, CIO American Public Transportation Association
Meet Jeff Popovich, a former student veteran who served for eight years in the Navy. Popovich holds a BS in Management from Park University and a MS in Management from Florida Institute of Technology and currently serves as the Chief Information Officer for the American Public Transportation Association, based in Washington, DC. Popovich is also a leading advocate for LGBT inclusiveness within the public transit industry.
Johanna Hunter, San Jacinto College, Pasadena, TX
Meet Student Veteran, Johanna Hunter of Pasadena, TX, who was recently recognized as the 2015 San Jacinto College Outstanding Student Organization Leader. Hunter, an Air Force veteran and President of the campus Student Veteran Association received the award at the annual student awards ceremony at The San Jacinto College South Campus. She has also been recognized as Outstanding Student Employee of the Year as a veteran’s center work/study employee; and also received the Outstanding Student Veteran Award.