Aug 23rd 2022 – Veterans For America First is announcing new ambassadors. We welcome them to the VFAF Family:
Justin Kelley : Justin brings both political and podcast experience to the Ambassador team – Justin is a Georgia native. In 2006, he enlisted in the U.S. Army as a 68W Healthcare Specialist (a.k.a. Combat Medic). He was assigned to oversee the medical needs and training for multiple down trace units. He was Honorably Discharged in 2015 after sustaining a traumatic injury to his lower back during a training accident. Justin graduated from Kennesaw State University in 2019 with a bachelor’s degree in Political Science, a minor in Legal Studies, and a concentration in Constitutional Law. He’s held multiple executive positions within the local and district level Republican Party. He also worked extensively with national political organizations as a State Director and Lobbyist. Justin began working with Marjorie Taylor Greene in her campaign for the GA-14th seat in late December of 2019. After Marjorie’s landslide 2020 victory, he joined her GA-14th District Federal Office. He is currently working with Marjorie Greene’s 2022 re-election campaign. Justin is also a co-host of Conservatives Talk, one of the fastest growing political commentary shows in GA. He and his co-host strive to take the complex political topics and make them easy to digest, using their own colorful favoring.
Amanda McGee: Amanda will be one of our school choice Ambassadors . Amanda will offer training for our endorsed candidates to help them win on the issue and potential endorsement by AFC for some: Amanda is a School Choice Consultant with the American Federation for Children. School Choice is a winning issue and is one of the leading platform initiatives, improving communities and the lives of American children when legislated. This is a political passion for Amanda and she has dedicated a part of her professional career on this endeavor. Amanda is a Licensed Realtor with Weichert The Collective and specializes in Commercial and Residential real estate. Amanda previously fulfilled a role as RNC Regional Engagement Coordinator for the RNC Black Engagement Community Center in College Park. She now serves on the Blexit Student Movement team in Georgia as Strategic Partnership’s Coordinator. Amanda is one of the many conservative voices featured in the documentary “Systematic Deception” and is committed to grassroots organizations, geared towards God loving Patriotism and upholding our constitution, one heart at a time.
Mickey Shelton : Mickey brings both a political and military background to the Ambassador team. Mickey is a Captain with the 230th Sustainment Brigade in Chattanooga, TN where he serves as a Transportation Support Operations Officer in Charge. Recently Mickey was invited to Bedminster NJ for a president Trump event where the president took a question from him during the Q&A (see below) Mickey has an extensive bio some of the highlights are ROTC at Fort Knox, KY 2011 , ROTC in Vietnam 2013, Air Assault School 2013 Fort Hood TX, Developmental Childcare Worker – Kingswood School, 2015 . Field Associate – Americans for Prosperity 2015-2016. Campaign Manager – Tennessee House District 35 for Rep. Jerry Sexton, 2016, Operation Spartan Shield and Enduring Freedom in Kuwait – 32nd CTC Operations Officer 2019 , Grassroots Engagement Director in Johnson City, TN – Americans for Prosperity 2021
Thank You to VFAF Ambassador Theresa Shen for the graphics
Aug 12th – Veterans For America First is announcing the following endorsements and offering congrats to:
Alek Skarlatos for Congress – Oregon 4th : https://www.alekfororegon.com/Former Oregon National Guardsman , Sniper , Afghanistan Combat Veteran. Paris Train Hero , Alek stopped an armed terrorist which was depicted in the Clint Eastwood film : 15:17 to Paris
Bo Hines for Congress NC13 – https://www.bo4nc.com/Bo is also endorsed by President Trump Link: https://www.donaldjtrump.com/news/news-wczycburfj1715
Stan Fitzgerald – VFAF Chief Political Advisor