The Bridge Forum

The Bridge Forum U.S. Veteran Edition.

Presented by Arizona Association of Chiefs of Police and Arizona Department of Veterans’ Services

An exclusive panel of Veteran Service Specialists & Community Luminaries participating in a forum on topics important to our U.S. Armed Forces veterans.


Wednesday, November 14th
8:00 am – 11:00 am


Phoenix Convention Center
West Building
100 N 3rd St
Phoenix, AZ 85004


  • Tenasha Hildebrand

    Crisis and Veteran Services Director
    Mercy Care
    U.S. Army Veteran

  • Abe McCann

    Employment Roadmap Coordinator
    Arizona Coalition for Military Families
    U.S. Army Veteran

  • Sabrina Taylor

    Police Detective
    Coordinator, Crisis Intervention Team
    City of Phoenix

  • Patricia George

    City of Phoenix Veterans Court

  • Kelly Anne Wilde

    Arizona Coalition for Military Families
    U.S. Army National Guard Veteran

  • Dan Brown

    Chief of Police Winslow
    U.S. Marine Corps Veteran

Special Guest

  • Matthew J. Shuman

    National Legislative Director
    American Legion
    U.S. Army Veteran

The forum will be moderated by

  • Wanda A. Wright

    Arizona Department of Veterans’ Services
    U.S. Air Force Col. (Ret)

Masters of Ceremonies

  • Ronnie R. Williams

    President and CEO
    HeroZona Foundation
    U.S. Air Force Veteran

Topics that will be discussed include:

  • Employment
  • Court
  • Resources
  • Legislation
  • Crisis Intervention