Amy Schafer

Amy Schafer is a defense policy intern in Washington D.C. A 2013 graduate of the College of William & Mary, she holds a B.A. in government and music. She is an Air Force brat and passionate about military personnel issues.

Recent articles from Amy Schafer

Master Sgt. Thomas Forbes, a drill instructor with the South Dakota National Guard gives local providers a taste of military training at  a Providers Symposium held on Camp Rapid, Rapid City, S.D. by the South Dakota Coalition for Military Families on Sept. 12th and 13th. The symposium brought together military and civilian care providers in a forum of support for all military members, veterans and  their families. (Army National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Michael Beck/RELEASED)
The Military Is Not Doing Enough To Bridge The Civilian-Military Divide
The military needs to play a bigger role in connecting troops to the public and promoting organizations that bring service members and communities together.