Six women, including five veterans, have been selected to represent the state's more than 45,000 women veterans on the Michigan Women Veterans Advisory Board.
The board will advise the Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency on matters relating to women veterans such as economic opportunity and career advancement, as well as help expand awareness of available resources and services to the state's female veteran population.
Dr. Sylvia Rafels of the Michigan Women Veterans Advisory Board
joins host Laurel Hess to talk about the advisory board and it's plans for the future.
Interview recorded October 26th, 2017.