LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AND SERVICE AWARD
Captain Pauline Bozdech-Veater, USN (retired) was recognized for her more than 30 years of service in the US Navy and as a volunteer in the region’s Navy League, Military Affairs Council, Tuskegee Airman Memorial Board, and many other veteran and professional organizations.
As a public health nutritionist, CAPT Bozdech-Veater work with hospitals in East St Louis, Illinois Department of Public Health, and Kentucky Bureau of Health Services. She was also an interim director of Continuing Education for Pittsburgh Theological Seminary.
A graduate of the Naval War College, she has the Defense Superior Service Medal and Legion Merit, along with the many other earned military awards and decorations.