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Education and Training

Conferences and Events

Scheduled Events

February 10 - 11, 2016, Indianapolis, IN

Indianapolis Area SCO Workshop
Where: IUPUI Campus Center, Office of Veterans and Military Personnel
Contact: Eric Lewis, Education Liaison Representative (317) 916-3684


March 7 - 11, 2016, Lubbock, TX

Texas Association of Collegiate Veteran Program Officials (TACVPO)
Where: Overton Hotel and Conference Center
Contact: Tammy Micallef, President (361) 698-1683


March 9 - 10, 2016, Cape Girardeau, MO

Missouri SCO Seminar
Where: Southeast Missouri State University - Cape Girardeau
Contact: Barry Walser (314) 552-9315
Christina Hanks (314) 552-4475
Email: or


March 10 - 11, 2016, Lawton, OK

Oklahoma Association of Veteran Coordinators and Counselors (OAVCC)
Where: Lawton, OK
Contact: Lance Newbold, President (405) 736-0281


April 6, 2016, Boise, ID

Idaho School Certifying Officials Training
Where: Carrington College
Contact: Wayne Boettcher (918) 781-7827


April 6 - 8, 2016, Flagstaff, AZ

Arizona Veterans Program Association (AVPA)
Where: Little America Hotel and Conference Center
Contact: Jason Garcia, President (480) 654-7752


April 13 - 14, 2016, Greeley, CO

Colorado SCO Workshop
Where: Aims Community College
Contact: Tom Riegle (303) 914-5780


April 14 - 15, 2016, Nashville, TN

Tennessee Educational Association of Veteran Program Administrators (TEAVPA)
Where: The Inn at Opryland
Contact: Tracy H. Collins, Vice President (615) 353-3211


April 19 - 20, 2016, Columbia, MO

Missouri State Central Area Certifying Official Training Workshop
Where: University of Missouri-Columbia, Memorial Student Union, Room N214
Contact: Barry Walser (314) 552-9315 and Christina Hanks (314) 552-4475
Email: and


June 22, 2016, Anchorage, AK

Alaska School Certifying Officials Training
Where: University of Alaska-Anchorage
Contact: Wayne Boettcher (918) 781-7827


July 13 - 14, 2016, Breckenridge, CO

Colorado SCO Workshop
Where: Colorado Mountain College
Contact: Tom Riegle (303) 914-5780


July 17 - 20, 2016, Albuquerque, NM

Western Association of Veteran Education Specialist (WAVES)
Where: Hyatt Regency Albuquerque
Contact: Tracy Copeland, President (214) 273-2260


July 18 - 21, 2016, St. Louis, MO

Association of Veterans Education Certifying Officials (AVECO)
Where: St. Louis Union Station Hotel DoubleTree
Contact: Danielle Downs, President (217) 234-5255