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Brent Hamilton Program Support Technician 12200 E. Briarwood Ave Ste. 160
Centennial CO 80112

Chandra Hance Administrative Support Technician 12200 E. Briarwood Ave Ste. 160
Centennial CO 80112

Laura Whitehead Employment Coordinator 12200 E. Briarwood Ave. Ste. 160
Centennial CO 80112


Committee Leadership

Mr. Richard E. Young State Chair Mr. Brad Gallup/Ms. Tonia Martinez Boulder/Longmont
Mr. Tom Mills State Vice Chair Mr. Mark Hustedt/Ms. Mary Miller Colorado Springs
Mr. Rob Lawrence Military Outreach Director Mr. Robert Valencia Cortez
Mr. David Pruett Employer Outreach Co-Director Mr. Bruce Erek/Mr. Rick White Denver
Ms. Bev Skinner Employer Outreach Co-Director Mr. Jimmy Graham/Mr. Bob Rotruck Douglas County
Mr. Lynn Albi Training Director Ms. Leanne Wheeler Fort Lyon/Tri County
Ms. Sherma Erholm Public Affairs Director Mr. Ralph Trenary Larimer/Weld County
Mr. Jason Shireman Military Veterans Employment Expo Coordinator Mr. Lou Brackett/Mr. David Popham Grand Junction
Mr. Brian Bartony Bosslift Coordinator Mr. Harry Vogel Pueblo
  Mr. Jim Stanko Steamboat Springs


Colorado Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (COESGR) is a Department of Defense office, led and operated by dedicated volunteers and staff whose mission is to gain and maintain employer support for Guard and Reserve service by recognizing outstanding support, increasing awareness of USERRA, resolving conflicts through mediation and developing initiatives to increase employment opportunities for military service members and veterans. This dedicated field committee numbers a continuing growing cadre of well over

184 volunteers reaching out to employers and military service members in nine different functional areas such as Employer and Military Outreach, Public Affairs, Ombudsmen, Training, and Special Programs throughout the State and for many, serving in more than one functional area.

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September 03, 2014National Guard (In Federal Status) and Reserve activated as of August 26, 2014

ALEXANDRIA, Va. – The Army National Guard and the Air National Guard announced this week a decrease in activated National Guard members and reservists, while the Army Reserve, Navy Reserve, Marine Corps Reserve, the Air Force Reserve, and the Coast Guard Reserve announced an increase of activated reservists. The net collective result is a decrease of 53 activated National Guard members and reservists in comparison to last week.

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August 26, 2014Colorado ESGR August 2014 Newsletter
Welcome to the August 2014 edition of our Colorado Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) Newsletter Learn More.
August 07, 2014South Carolina ESGR Announces the passing of State Chair John V. Green

COLUMBIA, S.C. – South Carolina Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve State Chair John V. Green passed away August 5. Funeral services for John V. Green, 84, were held Saturday, August 9, at Forest Lake Presbyterian, with burial in Greenlawn Memorial Park.

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