Washington Veterans Employee Resource Group (VERG)
The VERG exists to help integrate the experience, values, and knowledge of both veterans and service members in state employment. This Employee Resource Group supports former and active military personnel and their families through a system of comprehensive activities and developmental opportunities.The Veteran Employee Resource Group (VERG) has partnered with JBLM ACAP and increased the number of transitioning Service Members who are gaining state employment, supporting the Veteran’s Fellowship Program, supporting NW Edge and site visits with State Agencies and co-sponsoring hiring events – 18 State Agencies were represented at Career Day!
Recruit veterans to state service through outreach and educational activities.
Retain veterans by providing a support structure, education, and career progression assistance
Recognize veterans by planning annual activities that honor their military and state service.