Vet Voice Foundation Welcomes Steve Dunwoody to the Team
Steve Dunwoody joins VoteVets.org as the new Director of the Vet Voice Foundation's work in California. He is an Iraq War Veteran and advocate for the environment, energy independence and a number of important causes. As the California Director, Steve will be responsible for mobilizing veterans in California around important issues related to the conservation of public lands and monuments, in addition to being a strong advocate for a number of other issues important to the Vote Vets mission.
As a former Obama Administration appointee in the Department of Energy and the White House, Steve has helped champion many of the major agenda items on the Administrations' program for a clean and sustainable future. In 2012 he helped launch "Troops to Energy Jobs" a program sponsored by the Department of Energy with private and non-profit sector partners, which was aimed at training Veterans for jobs in the public utility field. He served as Department spokesman for the program.
A graduate of Kent State University, Steve resides in Los Angeles, California. He is a native of Detroit, Michigan. Steve was inspired to move to California because of its natural beauty, diversity of its people and endless possibility. He is committed to keeping California at the forefront of the environmental and conservation movement.