Veteran Affairs Committee

The Veteran Affairs Committee facilitates conversations surrounding veteran services at the campus, system and state level. The members, led by the Chair, coordinate advocacy initiatives to ensure adequate resources, accomodations, and services are available to veteran students.

To serve on the Veteran Affairs Committee, please fill out the Committee Application Form.


Chair of Veteran Affairs

Jagdeep currently a science major at SUNY Old Westbury completing his undergraduate degree. He plans on attending the military medical upon graduation from Old Westbury.  Jagdeep is currently in the United States Marine Corps and he can relate to the issues that veteran students face at school. He will make sure that their voices are heard and they can have an easier transition into the student/civilian life.  

Favorite quote

"Every accomplishments starts with a decision to try." - John F. Kennedy


Reading, studying, running, being with his marines and classmates and going out.


Vice Chair of Veteran Affairs

Olivia is a junior at The College of Brockport studying Business Administration. She currently is in Brockport Student Government holding the position of Student Court Justice as well as Election Commissioner. With friends and immediate family in the military, Olivia is constantly learning more and more about military life and the needs of our service members. She splits her time between Brockport and her hometown in Central New York. 

Favorite quote


“This is a dream that I’ve had…since lunch…and

I’m not giving it up now.”

– Michael Scott 


Hiking, reading,

eating and watching The Office 

Members of the Veteran Affairs Committee:

Representative Elisabeth Rebmann

Representative Zion Sherin

Representative Esther Joseph

Initiatives of the committee:



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