Veteran Career and Transition Team at Still Serving Veterans

Dave Lakin; Veteran On the Move

This episode features Joe interviewing Dave Lakin, the National Program Manager of the Veteran Career & Transition Team at Still Serving Veterans. Dave, a retired Navy veteran with 24 years of service, leveraged his network to transition into program management after his military career. Seeking a new challenge, Dave embarked on a coaching franchise venture before ultimately finding his current role at Still Serving Veterans.  Dave shares valuable insights on Still Serving Veterans’ success in placing over 1,350 veterans in jobs last year. Drawing from his experience, Dave offers best practices for veterans preparing to separate from the military, emphasizing the importance of utilizing their veteran network for a smooth transition and starting the process as early as possible. 

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About Our Guest   

Dave Lakin is the National Program Manager of the Veteran Career & Transition Team at Still Serving Veterans. Since 2006 SSV has supported Veterans and their spouses as they transition into civilian life. With a rich background in executive coaching, program management and as a 24-year US Navy Veteran, Dave brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to his role.


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