Chris Wilson is director of strategic growth for The Headstrong Project, developing strategies for the expansion of the organization across the country. He received his executive MBA from Rutgers University in the Spring of 2015 and helped develop the first mini-MBA program at Rutgers for veterans. He resides in Ridgewood, New Jersey, with his wife, Sara.
U.S. Marine Corps photo by Staff Sgt. Ezekiel R. Kitandwe
Editor's note: This article discusses programs and services provided by the Headstrong Project, a non-profit offering treatment for post-traumatic stress and traumatic brain injury to post-9/11 veterans in New York City and Southern California. To learn more about the Headstrong Project, visit here.
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