Military veterans describe their experiences in military service, re-entry into civilian life, problems and points of pride veterans have, and the history of veterans services, including recent improvements and opportunities for veterans through county veterans' bureaus.


  • Jathan Ciccoine, coordinator of veterans services at Iowa State University
  • Constance Hames, former U.S. Air Force senior airman
  • Rex Heard, director of the Hardin County Veterans Affairs Commission
  • Cliff Heckman, coordinator of homeless veteran services for the Iowa Department of Education
  • Billy Langham, former U.S. Navy staff sargeant
  • Luke Jensen, office coordinator for the Story County Veterans Affairs Commission
  • Paul Ladd, director of the Boone County Veterans Affairs Commission
  • Dennis Maulsby, former U.S. Army lieutenant
  • Greg Helle, former U.S. Army supply coordinator

Originally broadcast 11/05/2012
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