Our own Rhonda Ziehl, who magnificently led the Rhode Island Blue Star Moms as President from 2015 through 2017 has been named the first Rhode Island Woman Veteran of the Year- 2018. I would not imagine a better choice.
Rhonda Ziehl is an Air Force veteran who specialized as a bomb dog handler. During her military career, she worked with the Secret Service providing security support to President George W. Bush and Vice President Dan Quayle.
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Ziehl is part of a military family: she’s married to a fellow Air Force veteran, and her son is also a Veteran of the United States Air Force having served as Load Master on behalf of the United States of America throughout the World.