Jennifer Stelling is a 15 year career Federal employee. Holding positions at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and Naval Facilities. Stelling is current in a position with the USCG. She volunteers her time to both active duty and veterans on base showing a need for assistance navigating post discharge benefits.
As a family member of a combat veteran, she made it her mission to educate herself enabling her to serve family and close friends by advocating for them. Jennifer participated nationally both in grass roots movements and veteran non profits. She has worked with others to create best practices in service to our nations heroes and refused to look away from those causing harm using unethical and sometimes illegal practices against those heroes
In addition to helping veterans strive, she also makes it a daily mission to ensure heroes who made the ultimate sacrifice are never forgotten. Jennifer is the niece of Sgt Jimmy P Black; a USAF Airmen lost in 1975 on the knife 13 crash involved with the Mayguez Indicent.
She lives by the creed, “The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy. The true neighbor will risk his position, his prestige, and even his life for the welfare of others.”