On March 5, Governor McCrory announced an initiative designed to assist veterans in seeking jobs. Retired Major General of the US Marine Corps General Cornell A. Wilson, the Governor’s Military Affairs Advisor; Ilario Pantano, Director, NC Division of Veterans Affairs; and Will Collins, Executive Director of NCWorks are among those expected in attendance in Camp Lejeune.

Cisco Systems, a committed partner, has been instrumental in preparing Veterans for high tech jobs through its Networking Academy.

“We want veterans to work and raise a family in North Carolina,” said Governor McCrory. “This new jobs pipeline is designed to recognize the unique skills veterans offer and help them launch their civilian lives in the most veteran- friendly state in the nation.”

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