ARDEN HILLS, Minn. - Minnesota Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve Chair Tom Simonet turned over leadership of the committee to Chad Sackett in October. Simonet served as the chair since 2017.
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FRANKENMUTH, Mich. – One of our roles at Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve is to connect with employers across our state to teach them about the Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act, commonly referred to as USERRA. ESGR’s team of volunteers helps them to build great relationships with our Service Members and answer any questions they may have.
HELENA, Mont. – It’s not everyday employers of Montana’s Guard and Reserve members are able to board a Montana Army National Guard UH-60 black Hawk or Ch-47 Chinook and fly across Montana to a local town two hours away. However, for the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) boss lift program, employers do just that.
Fifteen Exceptional Employers Recognized for Top Honor
WASHINGTON – The Department of Defense is pleased to announce the 15 recipients of the 2023 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award, the highest U.S. government honor to employers for support of National Guard and Reserve employees.
ALEXANDRIA, Va. – U.S. Navy Capt. Jonathan Townsend assumes the duties of Executive Director of the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) from U.S. Navy Capt. Robbie Underhill Feb 1. In this role, Townsend leads the Department of Defense ESGR in its mission of facilitating and promoting a cooperative culture of employer support for National Guard and Reserve service.