Smith, Vernecia.jpg

Program Manager, Veterans Workforce Development | Melwood Veterans Services

Age: 38

Captain Vernecia Smith, USAF, Retired had a successful career rooted in caring for DoD beneficiaries in healthcare administration. Throughout her career, she worked tirelessly to improve the health, safety, and compliance standards for outpatient clinics and business units across the Air Force. She focused on Quality and Process Management for the Air Force leading medical business units to "excellent ratings of 92%" on healthcare inspections. In 2016, Vernecia answered the call to assist transitioning veterans with reintegration into the workforce. While applying her skills at Melwood Veteran Services, a local non-profit she successfully supported over 175 veterans with one-on-one career readiness and job placement services. Today, she has been promoted to Program Manager and has successfully placed 115 veterans in meaningful employment opportunities within the National Capitol Region.

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.