David Haynes

Jesse C. Sherman is a Marine Corps veteran of the Global War on Terrorism having deployed in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom on two occasions between 2002-2006 and is a recipient of the Purple Heart medal. Jesse received a B.A. in English, Practical Writing from Western Michigan University (2012), and will earn a M.B.A from Northern Michigan University in 2020. Jesse is a married father of 3 and resides in Marquette, MI.

Rural America and the Veterans of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula

In a recent paper, David Haynes and Jesse Sherman took a look at some of the challenges faced by veterans in rural America and in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, particularly the Veteran Affairs’ efforts to provide veterans with easy access to quality health care.

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Veteran Talent Utilization in State and Local Leadership

In this recent study, Dr. David Haynes and Jesse Sherman took a look at veteran representation among the leadership at the three public universities in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula.

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Study finds lack of veteran representation among U.P. university leadership

A recent study by Dr. David Haynes and Jesse Sherman looked at veteran representation among the President and Board of Trustee positions at the three public universities in the Upper Peninsula. This is important issue as Governor Gretchen Whitmer has just recently begun considering university board appointees.

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Rural America and the Veterans of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula

Living in rural America presents challenges, especially in regard to the Veteran Affairs efforts to…

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Veteran Data: Population by County with Age Considerations in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula

This report is part of a series of research papers put together for Rural Insights…

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Veteran Data: Population and Compensation/Pension Statistics in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula

Michigan’s Upper Peninsula is separated by a body of water called the “Straits of Mackinac.”…

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