Our commitment to veterans

Serving in our armed forces requires selfless dedication to the common good. We honor the valor and sacrifices of our nation’s veterans, families, caregivers, and advocates through our commitment to giving back to the veterans’ community and through our work to improve veterans’ services.

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Highlighting our Heroes

Jennifer Jutkofsky-Pine, U.S. Navy

Navy law enforcement officer finds meaningful work as a Maximus call center manager. Although she had never managed a call center before, her military background allowed Jutkofsky-Pine to develop experience in leadership, customer service, and dedication to the mission.

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Tina Trumble, U.S. Navy

Tina Trumble a retired Navy sailor uses her more than 20-year military career to manage IT systems for Maximus. Trumble said her favorite thing about working for Maximus is the people she gets to work with on a daily basis, many of them veterans or military family members.

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Karl Anderson, U.S. Navy

A former Navy nuclear reactor operator uses his military skills to keep IT and tech services secure for more than 35 years.

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Steven Kimball, U.S. Navy

As a Navy veteran and previous food service industry employee, Steven brings leadership and discipline to his role as a team lead in the VES call center. He is proud to share his accomplishments here, including his recovery journey.

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Karl Gatzke, U.S. Navy

Karl Gatzke brings 20 years of total military experience to Maximus in his role as a call center operations manager. He is also a co-lead for Maximus’ Veterans Alliance of Individuals, Family, and Friends Employee Resource Group.

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Julia Rosenbaum. U.S. Army

After serving 17 years in the Army across five different military specialties, Julia Rosenbaum now serves as a veteran liaison lead with Veterans Evaluation Services, assisting other veterans with their questions and helping them find solutions for their requests.

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Kimberly "Starr" Simington, U.S. Army

With a family history of military service, Starr Simington, chose to join the Army. She finished out her federal career with the U.S. Postal Service in 2016. Simington now works with Veterans Evaluation Services as a logistics supervisor and helps coordinate the travel for 8,300 service members a year.

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Elysia Quintanella, U.S. Air Force

Air Force veteran Elysia Quintanilla surprised her family when she enlisted in 2008. She transitioned to the Texas Air National Guard in 2015. Now, Quintanilla is a call center team lead with Veterans Evaluation Services, helping to answer questions about the military claims process.

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John Lambeth, U.S. Army

During his early career, John Lambeth, Maximus’ Chief Information Officer, participated in college ROTC and as a civil affairs officer in the Army Reserves. Now, he uses his keen business sense to help implement successful IT programs.

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Keith Egelston, U.S. Air Force

Keith Egelston, a U.S. Air Force retiree, brings a wealth of knowledge to Maximus’ Human Resources team. After a 20-year military career serving in the Judge Advocate General Corps and as an Air Force recruiter, he now serves as a senior analyst in Talent Acquisition.

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Serving those who have served our nation

One of the country's best employers for veterans

Commitment. Dedication. Selflessness. These values are hardwired into those who wear the cloth of our country. And these very same values are essential to the work we do at Maximus. That is why we are proud to be one of the country’s top employers for veterans.

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Veterans Evaluation Services, a Maximus Company

With more than 40 years of experience supporting the Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Evaluation Services (VES®) provides America’s veterans and active-duty service members with quality, fast, and accurate compensation and pension medical disability examinations for both national and international claims.

Veterans and providers: access the VES online portal here

We honor and respect the commitment of our veterans

We strive to support our veterans through operating programs and services targeted at addressing the personal, health, and employment needs of service members and their families.

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Our work with veterans in action

Helping veterans and people of color make an impact on government services

​​​​​​Our Making an Impact series features Kari Miller-Ortiz, a veteran and Manager of Outreach to Veterans and People of Color.

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Helping veterans successfully transition to civilian employment

One of our Foundation grantees is JV SoCal, an employment services organization in Los Angeles. They help individuals prepare for and obtain better jobs by providing career assessment, skills building, and training programs. One program they offer is JVS Veterans First. This program is specifically aimed at assisting veterans in transitioning from military to civilian employment.

Learn more about how we support JV SoCAL