Alumnus Update: Michael Kilmer, Chief Advisor to VA

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Michael Kilmer, '01, '04, oversees 11,000 social workers and six innovative programs at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.

Michael Kilmer got his degree in Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences in 2001 from UW Tacoma, then went on to get a Master of Social Work degree from UW in Seattle. Now he is the chief advisor on care management and social work services at the Department of Veterans Affairs where he oversees 11,000 social workers and six innovative programs that take integrated, patient-focused care to a new level.

Read more about this native of Washington's Gray's Harbor County who is now a proud member of the DC/Huskies group in Washington, D.C.

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John Burkhardt / December 15, 2015
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John Burkhardt, UW Tacoma Communications, 253-692-4536 or johnbjr@uw.edu