The 25 Veterans To Watch In 2015

Photo by Sgt. Bobby Yarbrough

The editors over at We Are The Mighty released their list of the 25 veterans poised to influence change in 2015 across a wide landscape of politics, advocacy, business, and media outlets.

We’re proud that Marine veteran and Task & Purpose Editor-In-Chief Brian Jones is included in this list for his work building this veterans news and culture forum, which has “become a breakout property among a host of emerging military-affinity destinations.”

Jones is in good company with individuals such as Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of American Founder Paul Rieckhoff, Hawaii Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard, and MMA fighter Tim Kennedy.

Jilmar Ramos-Gomez was a lance corporal in the Marines and received awards for service in Afghanistan. (Michigan ACLU)

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