2018 Symposium Panel
Jim Lorraine 22- Years Veteran and
American Warriors Partnership CEO
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About Jim Lorraine
22 years as an Air Force Officer and Flight Nurse.
His Service includes operations in Saudi Arabia, Central America,
Somalia, Haiti, Afghanistan, and Iraq.
President and CEO America’s Warrior Partnership
Jim Lorraine is the President and CEO of America’s Warrior Partnership, a national not-for-profit organization that empowers communities to empower veterans.
Prior to his current duties, Jim served as the founding Director of the United States Special Operations Command Care Coalition, a wounded warrior advocacy organization recognized as the gold standard in supporting more than 4,000 special operations force wounded, ill, or injured and their families.
During his six years as the Director of the Care Coalition, Jim also served as Special Assistant for Warrior and Family Support to the Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff. In this role, he created a document transforming the Chairman’s “Sea of Goodwill” concept into a strategy.
Jim served 22 years as an Air Force Officer and Flight Nurse. His service includes operations in Saudi Arabia, Central America, Somalia, Haiti, Afghanistan, and Iraq. As a staff officer, Jim served as a Fellow to the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and lastly as the Deputy Command Surgeon for the United States Special Operations Command.
His military awards include the Bronze Star, Secretary of Defense Outstanding Civilian Award, USSOCOM Outstanding Public Service Medal, Defense Meritorious Service Medal, and the Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff Exceptional Civilian Award.
Jim was born and raised in Clinton, New York. He is a graduate of Syracuse University with a degree in Nursing and also a graduate of Webster University where he received a Masters degree in Computer Resources and Information Management.
About America’s Warrior Partnership
As a 501(c)(3) organization, the Board of Directors and executive leadership of America’s Warrior Partnership is committed to transparency. Our policies and procedures ensure that the organization’s financial and operational practices meet and exceed nonprofit industry standards.
Empowering Communities to Empower Veterans
America’s Warrior Partnership is committed to empowering communities to empower veterans. We fill the gaps that exist between current veteran service organizations by helping nonprofits connect with the veterans, military members and families in need: bolstering their efficacy, improving their results and empowering their initiatives.
America’s Warrior Partnership is a force multiplier for warrior community integration that enhances communities where great Americans choose to live and contribute.
From city to city and town to town across America, there is no one organization or platform in place to ensure each unique veteran is fully and holistically supported. Each city, county and state is different; some are equipped to handle the return of hundreds and thousands of post-service veterans. In most places, however, scattered services are provided by disconnected agencies.
America’s Warrior Partnership is the connection that brings local veteran-centric nonprofits together through coordination and collaboration, ensuring consistent information is obtained and relevant services are provided. We attack inefficiency and amplify the work of established nonprofits and government agencies.
America’s Warrior Partnership brings the necessary and unifying resources to communities and makes it easier for the men and women who served our nation to lead the lives they deserve.
A Solutions Based Organization
Warrior Community Integration is an all-out intervention. The program is a force-multiplier to fill the gaps that exist between organizations and to link nonprofits with more warriors who need help.
America’s Warrior Partnership is a national advocate for Warriors and those who serve them.
An independent software system custom-designed to make helping Warriors more efficient, easy, and impactful.
COMMUNITY INTEGRATION SYMPOSIUM
Veteran serving professionals come together from across the nation to share best practices, find creative solutions, and form new collaborative partnerships to better serve the veterans in their communities.
Thank You for the following for making these programs possible
*Army Veteran William Wischnewsky
*Colin Clark (Plane Ticket)
*America’s Warrior Partnership