The Institute for Veterans and Military Families is a research institution housed at Syracuse University. It was launched in June 2011 to bring together several pre-existing veterans related institutes at the University. Maureen Casey is its Chief Operating Officer. She talks about the challenges of female veterans transitioning from the service. It takes women vets longer to land a job and they get paid less than male counterparts. What can be done to educate employers and empower female veterans. Casey has some ideas and recently testified before Congress. She talks IVMF free educational programs for vets and about the above important issues with host Jim Fausone.