• Mar 7, 2021
  • 9:25 PM

Women Veteran Events

2021 Virtual Women Veterans Conference – Nevada
March 3, 2021 from 9 a.m. – Noon Pacific Time

In celebration of Women’s History Month, on Wednesday, March 3, 2021 from 9 a.m. – Noon Pacific Time, the Nevada of Department of Veterans Services will host a FREE Virtual Women Veterans Conference on Zoom. All veterans, active duty, Guard, Reserves, community partners, and supporters are invited to attend. Topics will touch on personal courage and resilience, health and wellness, VA healthcare, and the courage to be during challenging times.

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Featured Speaker: Shoshana Johnson, U.S. Army Veteran and Author of I’m Still Standing: From Captive U.S. Soldier to Free Citizen – My Journey Home

Also Speaking:
– Dr. Sarah Súñiga, U.S. Army Reserves Veteran, Clinical Psychologist and Women Veterans Program Manager, VA Portland Healthcare System
– Annie Emprima-Martin, Nevada Army National Guard Veteran and Member, Nevada Women Veterans Advisory Committee

If you have any questions about this event, please contact: Beth Hemmila, Women Veterans Service Officer at hemmilab@veterans.nv.gov.

Women Veterans Conference Survey
Women Veterans Conference PowerPoint Presentation
Women Veterans Conference Program
Video Message from Congresswoman Susie Lee
University of Alabama Women Veterans Survey
Nevada Women Veterans Portrait Exhibit “Through Our Eyes”
I Am Not Invisible Project: Reno, Elko, Las Vegas
Military Women’s Memorial Registration


Center for Women Veterans Virtual Roundtable – Nevada
December 1, 2020 at 1 p.m. Pacific Time

Featured Speaker: Jacquelyn Hayes-Byrd, Executive Director, Center for Women Veterans

All active duty service members, veterans, community partners and supporters are invited to attend this FREE virtual roundtable for Women Veterans in Nevada. Participants will have an opportunity to ask questions about VA Healthcare, benefits, disability claims, and resources. Experienced Veterans Service Officers (VSO) and experts from the VA will be answering your questions.

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Roundtable PowerPoint Presentation
Resources from Chat Box
Center for Women Veterans – Special Veterans Day Video
Speaker Jacquelyn Hayes-Byrd Bio
Speaker Shurhonda Love Bio