Veterans Day 2014

Today we mark the annual apex of our nation’s reflective gratitude to our military veterans. With respect and reverence, grasped hands and full hearts, we take this moment to honor and remember.  During this day, the country will resound with the many ways we...
Boo! What Scares You?

Boo! What Scares You?

By Sam Burns and Jayne Davis, SDI Public relations is not for the faint of heart. It can be a downright scary business, rewarding only the most stress-hardened and twilight-dwelling souls among us. Take our staff, they excel when it comes to slaying the beasts that...
SSgt Edward L. (Pooch) Davis

SSgt Edward L. (Pooch) Davis

In Memoriam We knew all about the thousand yard stare long before we ever heard the term.  When those cold blue eyes did focus, being the object of his attention could be very uncomfortable. He was quick to laugh, and quick to anger, and the journey between the two...
Nina Foster: My First Meeting with LCDR Sullivan

Nina Foster: My First Meeting with LCDR Sullivan

LCDR Jean Marie Sullivan is the first military person that I’ve ever actually met. I was quick to define anyone in a uniform. Feeling uncomfortable and intimidated, I thought to myself, they must be very stuffy. After meeting her, everything changed. Jean Marie heads...