Kentucky Veterans Employment, Training, and Support Services Manager • Kentucky Department of Veterans Affairs (KyVETS)
Monica Acob is the Kentucky Veterans Employment, Training, and Support Services Manager for the Kentucky Department of Veterans Affairs, also known as (KyVETS). Monica has been with KDVA for 14 years serving as a Regional Manager for Eastern and Central Kentucky, assisting Veterans with Benefits and Compensation claims through the US Department of Veterans Affairs. In December 2020, KDVA Commissioner Keith L. Jackson appointed Monica to oversee the KyVets program and assist our Kentucky Veterans in their career search and bring awareness to Kentucky Employers of the advantages of hiring veterans and military spouses. Although not a veteran herself, she is a spouse of a retired combat veteran and knows the daunting challenges and hardships; finding substantial employment. Monica’s goal as the KyVets Manager is to bring employers and veterans together through the SkillBridge program internships and apprenticeship opportunities.