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SHERIDAN — The Sheridan Veterans Affairs Health Care System will host a community forum Thursday from 5:30-7 p.m. in the auditorium located at its the campus in Sheridan.
Organizers have invited all veterans and those who care for and advocate for veterans in Sheridan and Johnson counties to the event.
Warren Hill, the interim medical center director, will provide a brief update on the Sheridan VAHCS and take questions from those in attendance.
Representatives from the Veterans Benefits Administration, Suicide Prevention Program, Transitional Care Management Program, Patient Education, Enrollment/Eligibility Office, Patient Advocate, Human Resources and the VA Choice Program will also be available to answer questions from attendees.
For more information, email the public affairs office at email@example.com or call 675-3262.
The Sheridan VAHCS is located at 1898 Fort Road.
SHERIDAN — Enroll Wyoming will conduct two sessions Friday regarding health coverage heading into the new year.
From 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., a free session will take place for community members seeking to enroll for 2016 health insurance coverage.
From 9:30-10:30 a.m., a free training will take place for social services staff.
Both sessions will be held in the Inner Circle Room at the Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library, located at 335 W. Alger St.
SHERIDAN — In less than three years Sheridan native Mike Sweeney launched Summit Energy Services and Liquid Logistics, grew the companies to over 175 employees with almost $40 million in annual revenue, and then sold both businesses to Waste Management, Inc.
Sweeney will speak at the next e2e Wyoming in Sheridan on Dec. 13. The event will start at 5:30 p.m. at the Best Western Sheridan Center and is open to the public.
Sweeney will tell the story of Summit Energy Services and Liquid Logistics with an emphasis on topics such as startup funding, banking relationships, customer interaction strategies, servant leadership and out-of-the-box benefits.
Prior to launching Summit, Sweeney worked as a regional manager for an oil and gas construction company. It was this position that brought him to the Williston Basin in 2009. He has extensive management experience in the energy industry as well as in engineering, banking, and international business start-up.
Sweeney is a graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy and the Navy’s Supply Corps School. Sweeney lives in Sheridan, and is married to Stacy Sweeney. They have nine children.