"The Department of Veterans Affairs announced the appointment of a new director of the Center for Women Veterans.
Kayla M. Williams assumed duties this week as director, serving as primary advisor to the secretary on department policies, programs and legislation that affect women veterans.
“Kayla embodies everything it means to be a true advocate for women Veterans and I am proud to welcome her to VA in this leadership role,” said Secretary of Veterans Affairs Robert A. McDonald. “This is an important time for VA as we prepare for the growing number of women we expect to take advantage of the VA services they have earned. I know Kayla will be tremendously helpful in improving services for female veterans now and in future.”
Williams is a member of the Army Education Advisory Committee, a former member of the VA Advisory Committee on Women Veterans, a 2013 White House Woman Veteran Champion of Change and a 2015 Lincoln Award recipient." ... See MoreSee Less