Home Base Iowa’s Recent Success Stories

Home Base Iowa Success Stories

Below are Home Base Iowa stories highlighting some of the program features by veterans who have successfully transitioned here in Iowa

Julia's Success Story

Julia Schurman has been working at Vermeer for approximately one year as a human resources manager. She previously served in the Army in the Middle East gaining experience in human and employee relations. She shared her thoughts about how to better help transitioning veterans and why she is proud to call Iowa her home. Watch Julia's full story here. 

Billy's Success Story

Billy Fox is a veteran who served in the Army, spending time in Iraq and other Middle Eastern countries. Now, Billy works as a security manager at Vermeer in Pella. He shares his thoughts on the value of hiring veterans and being able to translate military skills into the civilian workforce! Watch Billy's full story here.