November 28, 2022

Wreaths Across America Radio will host veteran Travis Mills, Founder and President of the Travis Mills Foundation, and Gary Sinise Foundation Ambassador, Ginger Gilbert Ravella, at its quarterly panel discussion

This discussion, focused on healing veterans through stories of resilience, purpose, and success, will be heard exclusively on Wreaths Across America Radio!

COLUMBIA FALLS, Maine, September 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Wreaths Across America Radio is proud to announce the next installment in its panel series focused on healing veterans through sharing stories of resilience, purpose and success. This discussion will take place on Thursday, October 13, 2022at 12 p.m. ETand can be heard exclusively on Wreaths Across America Radio.

The panel will focus on the recalibrated warrior and how finding purpose can benefit not only your own resilience journey, but also help you connect with others who are working to overcome similar challenges. . Guest panelists – listed below – will be interviewed by the Executive Director of Wreaths Across America Karen Worcester and Director of Military and Veteran Outreach, Joe ReaganUS Army veteran.

Guest panelists include:

Travis MillsFounder and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Travis Mills Foundation. United States Army Staff Sergeant (retired) Travis Mills from 82n/a Airborne is a recalibrated veteran, motivational speaker, actor, author, and advocate for veterans and amputees. He is one of five quadruple amputees from the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan to survive.

On April 10, 2012Travis was seriously injured by an improvised explosive device (IED) while on routine patrol in Afghanistan and spent 19 months with Walter Reed. After recovering, Travis attended an adaptive sports camp at Colorado and realized the need for such a place where a veteran and their entire family could relax, reconnect, and find strength. Born out of this idea, the Travis Mills Foundation Veterans Retreat was founded.

Ginger Gilbert Ravellaauthor, military wife and ambassador of the Gary Sinise Foundation. Ginger Gilbert Ravella is a military wife, Gold Star (widowed), mother of five and stepmother of two. His personal mission is to encourage all who seek reconciliation and peace when life hurts the most and to continue to serve a nation by serving others.

Ginger works tirelessly to support and raise funds to help deceased and disabled veterans and their families. She is an international speaker and author devoted to her God, her family and her country. She is remarried to another widower and USAF fighter pilot, Colonel (Ret) Jim Ravella, who lost his wife to breast cancer. Ginger currently resides in Nashville, Tennessee.with her family.

The goal of the roundtable series is to help reduce barriers for veterans by:

  • Support generational connections between veterans through stories of service and success;
  • De-stigmatize the problems faced by veterans and ask for help;
  • Combat inaccurate perceptions of veterans by discussing the diverse experiences, challenges, and successes of service members, veterans, and their families; and
  • Connecting veterans with valuable resources.

“I know this is going to be a meaningful discussion,” said Karen Worcester, Executive Director, Wreaths Across America. “As everyone involved has mission synergy and a deep understanding of the needs of veterans and the needs of their families. We look forward to this opportunity to share these stories and the importance of addressing veteran healing. “

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This is the seventh show in this series, the roundtable discussions are broadcast on Wreaths Across America Radio at least quarterly.

About Wreaths Across America Radio

Wreaths Across America Radio is a 24/7 internet stream. Its unique format provides informative and inspirational content about members of the United States Armed Forces, their families, military veterans, and volunteers nationwide and abroad who support the mission to Remember, Honor, and Teach. . In addition to inspirational content, Wreaths Across America Radio plays a variety of music with roots firmly in patriotism and a country music thread that runs through the heart of the stream. Wreaths Across America Radio offers a live morning show every weekday morning starting at 6 a.m. to 10 a.m. the East, as well as a variety of special programs that support the mission.

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About Wreaths Across America

Wreaths Across America is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization founded to continue and expand the annual wreath-laying ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery started by Maine businessman Morrill Worcester in 1992. The organization’s mission – to remember, honor, teach – is accomplished in part each year by coordinating December wreath-laying ceremonies in Arlington, as well as thousands of veterans’ cemeteries and other locations around the 50 States and beyond.

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Moderators Karen Worcester and Joe Reagan will be available for interviews prior to each event. Recorded presentations will be available for broadcast and distribution after each event.

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Portraits of the hosts and panelists of the round table:


Karen Worcesterexecutive director of Wreaths Across America
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Joe Reagan, WAA Director of Military & Veteran Outreach, former US Army Captain.
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Travis MillsFounder, Chairman of the Board and President of the Travis Mills Foundation

Ginger Gilbert Ravella, Author, military wife and ambassador of the Gary Sinise Foundation

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