USM veterans official named group president

Michael McGee, senior Veterans Affairs certification official at The University of Southern Mississippi, has been elected president of the Veterans Affairs Administrators of Mississippi (VAAMS).

 VAAMs is a statewide organization consisting of college and universities dedicated to improving services to student-veterans, service members and their families.

 During the most recent VAAMS Conference conducted at USM, members elected McGee to assume the role of president for the next two years. McGee retired from the Army following a 23-year career and continues to serve assisting military students with the USM Center for Military Veterans, Service Members and Families.