Melissa Bird

Melissa Bird writes from her perspectives as a recruiter of veterans and military spouses for First Data Corporation and as an Air National Guard spouse. Previous work experience with a military family non-profit helped bring forth her passion for supporting military families, and she continues to work to bridge the gap in understanding between the civilian and military lifestyles.

Recent articles from Melissa Bird

Margaret "Maggie" Graves, center, stands with her fellow 2011 Outstanding Military Spouse Award recipients during a football game at Aloha Stadium, Nov. 5, 2011.
Why Employers Need To Get Over The Stigmas Surrounding Military Spouses
Engaging with the military community is as easy as asking a question such as, “How can I help you find your next career?”