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Office of Veterans Services

University of Northern Colorado
1815 8th AVE
Campus Box 65
Greeley, CO 80639
veterans.services@unco.edu
970-351-1403

VA Certification Official

Nancy Covell
Registrar's Office
registrar@unco.edu
970-351-1854

 

Veterans Services Staff

 

Dan Turnbeaugh

USN Veteran / Alumni

Dan is the Director of Veterans Services. Dan served seven years in the Navy before receiving his Bachelor’s Degree in Literature from Ozark Christian College and then continuing his education with a Master’s in Clinical Counseling from the University of Northern Colorado. Dan loves to have fun, play hockey, and enjoy the outdoors especially hiking, mountain biking, and fly fishing. His greatest joy is spending time in the mountains with his wife and their three boys. 

 

 

Kim Fenner

Veterans Academic Advisor - Academic Support & Advising

Kim is an Academic Advisor for our students here in Veterans Services. She is an avid CrossFit-ter and loves to discuss working out and eating healthly. She hales from the great state of Oklahoma and we could not be more excited to have her in house. If you have academic or other advising needs, she is the expert!

 

 

 

Allison Berntsen

AF Reserves / USAF Veteran

Allison is originally from Indiana and graduated high school early and joined the Air Force at age 17.  She was stationed overseas for 3 years and spent 3 years stateside.  In the Air Force She was a 4E (Public Health Tech), 4N (Nursing Tech), 4A (Medical Admin) and a 4C (Mental Health Tech), and is still serving in the Air Force Reserve as a 4C.  Right now Allison lives in Greeley with her husband, 2 dogs, and 7 fish and is pursing a Special Education Degree at UNC.

 

 

Aaron Fichter

US Army Reserves / AROTC

Aaron is a junior studying Computer Information Systems and participates in UNC’s Army ROTC unit. Aaron is an Army Engineer in the Army Reserves and just started working with us in 2013. Aaron is our Webmaster for Veterans Services.

 

 

 

Scott Gorman

US Army National Guard / USN Veteran

Scott is a junior who is studying secondary history education. He is a Navy Veteran who then transferred to the National Guard. Scott just started working with us in 2013 but is also a quick learner and can help get you set up with a study group help with classwork. He is also the president of his fraternity, Kappa Sigma.

 

 

 

Olivia Johnstone

USAF Sibling (Brother)

Olivia is a junior studying Special Education with a Reading minor. She often keeps Ryan in check around the cottage and has a brother who is currently serving in the Air Force. She has just started working with Veterans Services in late 2013, however she is a quick learner and can help with any, and I mean any, questions about the UNC campus!

 

 

 

Jonathan Ruffin

USA Veteran

Jonathan is a senior studying Criminal Justice. He served four years in the United States Army Infantry. He loves music and is very active in school events. He is happy to be part of such a wonderful team, and free to help when needed.

 

 

 

 

Ryan Smith

USN Veteran

Ryan is a sophomore studying Psychology and is a Navy Veteran. He has been working Veterans Services since 2012, and he is excited to be working with Veterans and dependents alike. Ryan does a lot around the cottage, however his biggest project is serving as the President of the Student Veterans of America chapter here on the UNC campus.

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