Bruce Thompson is the Executive Director of the Ascend Collective, a non-profit helping veterans transition from military service to their dream career. Bruce is a military veteran and military spouse advocate. As a military transition guru, Bruce helps Veterans and their dependents find employment. He is passionate about getting veterans the career they want and the respect they deserve. Bruce knows the struggles veterans face transitioning from military service into the civilian way of life. By helping veterans and their families find employment, Bruce is making a positive impact with every individual veteran he successfully puts to work. Learn more about the ASCEND Collective and how Bruce is leading the future of hiring by visiting www.talentsascend.com.
Dan Miller is using his Military Veteran benefits to complete a graduate program at Idaho State University. Dan served gallantly as a Navy Hospital Corpsman in the Fleet Marine Forces. After his honorable discharge, Dan found himself redefined as a Veteran who battled with PTSD, alcoholism, substance abuse, and addiction. Dan found strength in Recovery, enjoys a life worth living, and is pursuing his MBA in Project Management.