Eric Eversole ’94, former Navy Reserve Judge Advocate Commander, “has been named executive director of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s “Hiring Our Heroes” program and vice president at the U.S. Chamber. Eric will lead the Chamber’s effort to help veterans, transitioning service members, and military spouses find meaningful employment.”

From the U. S. Chamber of Commerce press release:  “Prior to joining Hiring Our Heroes, Eversole spent six years as Attorney Advisor at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission providing legal advice to the chairman and commissioners on issues involving the sale of electric power. In 2010, he founded the Military Voter Protection Project, a nonprofit dedicated to promoting and protecting the voting rights of American service members. Eversole served on active duty with the U.S. Navy Judge Advocate General’s Corp (JAG) from 1998-2001. Immediately after his active duty he joined the reserves and in 2011, Eversole was selected to serve as the Executive Officer for one of the largest Reserve JAG units in the Navy.”

Congratulations, Eric!

Photo:  Eric Eversole hosted Andrew Dettmer ’15, left, for an internship with the Military Voter Project in Washington, D.C. in summer 2012.