Paying It Forward Thanks to Army Specialist Suzanne Swift

The first time I ever heard the term military sexual trauma¬†was when I was living with my future husband in Olympia, Washington in 2006. He was active duty Air Force stationed at McChord Air Force Base. I was a traditional National Guardsman. I had just transferred from a combat communications squadron in 2005 to a … More Paying It Forward Thanks to Army Specialist Suzanne Swift

Honoring Shawn Woods, US Army, in October, Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Sgt. 1st Class Shawn Woods (JBLM, Washington) was fatally stabbed Sunday, January 19, 2014 while trying to stop an assault outside his home. Chase Devyver was arguing with his girlfriend in the early morning hours in a parked car in front of their residence. When the girlfriend exited the vehicle and began walking toward the … More Honoring Shawn Woods, US Army, in October, Domestic Violence Awareness Month