CONGRESSMAN POE ANNOUNCES HIRING OF WOUNDED WARRIOR FELLOW

Houston, TX- Today, Congressman Ted Poe (TX-02) announced the hiring of Viviana Burkett through the House of Representatives’ Wounded Warrior Fellowship Program as a Veterans’ Liaison.

“Viviana was hired through the House of Representative’s Wounded Warrior Fellowship Program and was selected after a competitive process for her commitment to ensuring that military and veteran constituents have access to our federal government and the care that they deserve and have earned,” said Congressman Ted Poe. “Viviana honorably served our country in the United States Navy for four years followed by three years in the Navy Reserves. In 2009, as part of her tenure, she served in Afghanistan, fighting the global war on terrorism. Viviana will be responsible for veterans’ casework matters and veterans’ outreach. Viviana also speaks fluent Spanish and will be able to help Spanish-speaking constituents with any casework matters. I’m honored and excited to welcome Viviana to the team.”

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