Local Impact Alliance - Lunch & Learn
14th Annual Veterans' Summit
Wednesday, September 13, 2023
Canton Township Administration Building
1150 Canton Center Rd., Canton, 48188
• What you should know about the PACT Act
• Information on the VA Care Giver Program
Presented by Canton Community Foundation and Legal Help for Veterans, PLLC
Brigadier General Carol Ann Fausone (Retd)
General Fausone has been a nurse for over 40 years. She served her country for 36 years and retired in 2011. She now owns The Veterans Advocate, LLC that consults for businesses in matters related to VA health care, education and programs. She was approved in 2016 as a Service Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business. She also helps direct individual veterans to resources and benefits. She works part-time at Legal Help for Veterans as its chief-fix-it officer on VA road blocks.
Kristina Derro Veterans Legal Expert
Kristina L. Derro is a graduate of Wayne State University Law School and has both a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree from the University of Michigan. She has spent the past 18 years representing veterans on behalf of Legal Help for Veterans, PLLC before the VA and the U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans’ Claims.
The 14th Annual Veterans' Summit is a part of the Local Impact Alliance's Lunch and Learn Program.
Thank you to our sponsor, the Glenn Shaw Jr. Family Foundation for providing lunch.