A media release from the VA Veterans Service Center in Cheyenne informs us that John Goodell (GOOD-ull), an Army veteran from Sheridan, was hired as the new Veterans Services Representative, or VSR, with an office at the Sheridan VA Medical Center.
Rebecca Sawyer Smith is the Public Affairs Officer from the Denver Regional Office of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, which serves both Colorado and Wyoming. She tells us a bit more about what Goodell will do.
Along with having regular office hours at the VAMC, Sawyer Smith says that outreach will be a part of Goodell's VSR position as well.
Prior to accepting the VSR position, Goodell served as a Peer Support Specialist at the Sheridan VAMC.
The VSR office hours are Mondays through Fridays from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. To learn more, call 1-800-827-1000 or visit http://www.va.gov