August 21, 2013

Contact: Al Killeffer
(704) 336-3438

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Charlotte, NC β€” Mayor Patsy Kinsey today met with Col. Jim Isenhower, special assistant to the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and Lt. Col. Yesenia Rosa Reyes to examine ways the City can help its veterans find employment.  Both Col. Isenhower and Lt. Col. Reyes serve with the Joint Chiefs Warrior and Family Support Office, which seeks to aid returning veterans and their families.  Kinsey and the officials talked about the valuable skills veterans bring to the workforce and opportunities for the City to work with Warrior and Family Support to ensure more Charlotte veterans are hired in the future.