Paul Rieckhoff

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Executive Director & Founder, Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America

Paul Rieckhoff is the Executive Director and Founder of Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA). A non-partisan non-profit group with over 100,000 members around the world, IAVA was founded in 2004 and is America?s first and largest Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans organization. Rieckhoff was a First Lieutenant and infantry rifle platoon leader in the Iraq war from 2003-2004. He is now a nationally recognized authority on the war in Iraq and issues affecting troops, military families and veterans.

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Monday, October 08
Talk

Military: From the Front Lines to the Home Front, Presented by Chase and J.P. Morgan

Approximately five million Americans have served in uniform since September 11, 2001 and nearly half were deployed to Iraq or Afghanistan. How are... read more
Speakers: Taryn Davis, Paul Rieckhoff, Major General Marcia Anderson, Melissa Stockwell, General Colin Powell, General Stanley McChrystal, Tom Brokaw
Albert Theatre @ Goodman Theatre 170 N. Dearborn Street

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