Final Thought


Pictured, left to right, National BRS Director Gale Watson, Kelly Golden, and past certificate recipient Valerie Duffy, VIST Coordinator at the Boise, Idaho VA Medical Center.

Pictured, left to right, National BRS Director Gale Watson, Kelly Golden, and past certificate recipient Valerie Duffy, VIST Coordinator at the Boise, Idaho VA Medical Center.


BVA national conventions have traditionally provided an ideal forum to publicly thank VA employees who have been a model of service to blinded veterans and their families, especially when VA national meetings have been conducted during the same week.

At this year’s Father Carroll Luncheon BVA recognized Visual Impairment Service Team Coordinator Evelyn Heatwole of Richmond, Virginia, and Blind Rehabilitation Outpatient Specialist Kelly Golden of Spokane, Washington, with Certificates of Appreciation.

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