Jones appointed as Sarpy County Veterans Service Officer

Sarpy County

Jones appointed as Sarpy County Veterans Service Officer

Date: 
September 11, 2018

The Sarpy County Board of Commissioners today approved the appointment of Tracy D. Jones as Sarpy County Veterans Service Officer.

In the role, Jones will oversee the County’s Veterans Service Office, which provides assistance to Veterans and their families when applying for federal, state and local benefits; advocates for

Veterans and Veterans’ issues; and represents Sarpy County Veterans in local communities and on Veterans organizations.

“As a County Commissioner and as a Veteran, I’m excited to welcome Tracy to our management team,” said Sarpy County Board Chair Don Kelly. “His experience providing career counseling to Service members and leading customer service focused teams make him an ideal candidate to serve the Veterans in Sarpy County.”

Jones served for 28 years in the United States Air Force, retiring as Command Chief Master Sergeant of the 100th Air Refueling Wing in Mildenhall, England. He deployed in support of Operations Desert Shield, Desert Storm, Southern Watch, Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom.

He received his Bachelor’s Degree in Management from Bellevue University and his Master’s Degree in Human Relations from the University of Oklahoma.

“I am very excited to take care of our Veterans. They put it all on the line for us, and I can’t think of a better honor than to serve them,” Jones said.

He will start his new role on Sept. 17.