2022 Womens History Month- Register today for the June 2022 Women Veteran Retreat

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March 2022

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Join us for an opportunity to forge meaningful relationships, relax, and renew through instructor-led and self-paced activities

all while celebrating you.


Hosted by our good friends at Trinity Equestrian Center.


Friday, June 3: 6 PM-8 PM
-Registration Opens
-S'mores Around the Campfire


Saturday, June 4: 7:30 AM

-Registration Begins

-Activities begin with Early Bird Yoga at 8 AM and conclude at 3 PM

 

Register Now by Clicking Here

 

*A light breakfast, lunch, and snacks will be provided to all those who attend.*


Trinity Equestrian Center
S5300 State Road 37, Eau Claire, WI 5470


New Exhibit Opens March 16, 2022

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On March 16, the Wisconsin Veterans Museum will open a new exhibit, “Wisconsin Was There: Sharing the Legacies of Printmakers Who Served in the Military.” Curator of Veteran Art Yvette Pino has organized the exhibit of works by more than 20 printmakers with ties to Wisconsin.

Interspersed with the museum exhibits are print works by Wisconsin veterans with a creative vision. Works range from the Civil War era-commissioned prints for Abraham Lincoln to contemporary work by post-9/11 veterans.


Veterans Crisis Line

Veterans Crisis Hotline

Are you a Veteran in crisis or concerned about one? The Veterans Crisis Line is a toll-free, confidential resource that connects veterans and their families to mental health resources. Connect with the Crisis Line.​​


Wisconsin Veteran Owned Business

The WDVA Women Veterans Program recognizes the important role women veteran business owners play in our state. We are pleased to share your story and information about your business with the greater veteran community in Wisconsin. Interested in being highlighted by the WDVA Women Veteran Program? 

 Email us​ today!  

Center Street Nail Technology Academy

March 2022 Women Veteran Owned Business Spotlight

Dr. Jennifer Potts Certified Master Pedicurist CEO & Program Director

Dr. Jennifer Potts is an Army veteran, a licensed educator, and is empowering students to start their own businesses.

She started her career in the United States Army, where she served both state side and did three tours overseas. After finishing active duty, Dr. Potts continued to serve in the Army Reserves.

She spent 20 years of her professional career with Wisconsin State government. While enjoyed her time working for the state, she decided to bring light to the Center Street Nail Technology Academy, LLC.

Dr. Potts is a Wisconsin Licensed Manicurist and Manicuring Instructor as well as a Certified Master Pedicurist.  She has owned several establishments in Milwaukee and is an executive within a Commercial Corridor in Milwaukee. However, her passion is in the manicuring industry.

Dr. Potts provides the education and support to help her students receive licensing and new opportunities. She holds a Doctorate in Business Administration, a Master's in Business Administration, and is a certified paralegal.

Dr. Potts' is living her dream with the Center Street Nail Technology Academy, LLC, which is a proud woman owned minority, female, service connected disabled veteran business.

To hear more from Dr. Potts please visit our WDVA Women Veterans Business Owner page here.