#VeteranOfTheDay Marine Veteran Andrew Powell


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Today’s #VeteranOfTheDay is Marine Veteran Andrew Powell.

Andrew served in the Marine Corps Reserves as a Field Radio Operator from 2008 to 2015.

After his service he went to school for audio production and interned in Nashville. He currently works as an audio visual specialist in the Dallas/Fort Worth area.

Today, Andrew celebrates his 29th birthday.

Thank you for your service, Andrew!


Nominate a Veteran for #VeteranOfTheDay

Do you want to light up the face of a special Veteran? Have you been wondering how to tell your Veteran they are special to you? You’re in luck! VA’s #VeteranOfTheDay social media feature is an opportunity to highlight your Veteran and his/her service.

It’s easy to nominate a Veteran. All it takes is an email to newmedia@va.gov with as much information as you can put together, along with some good photos. Visit our blog post about nominating to learn how to create the best submission.

Author

Timothy Lawson

Timothy Lawson has been a member of VA’s Digital Media Engagement team since April 2016. He graduated from American University’s School of Communications in 2016 with a degree in Broadcast Journalism. Tim is a Marine Corps Veteran having served as a Marine Security Guard posted at embassies in Algeria, Russia, and Peru.