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Work for Warriors IN was established in 2021 as a new branding. Previously known as the Indiana National Guard Outreach and Employment Team since 2013. Work for Warriors IN is a DOD funded employment program for the Indiana National Guard. Work for Warriors IN provides free employment services to both service members and employers. Work for Warriors IN builds relationships with military friendly employers and community partners.

Work for Warriors IN headquarters is out of the 38th Infantry Division Armory located at 3912 W. Minnesota St. Indianapolis, IN. Team members are dispursed across the state in Kokomo, Lafayette, Indianapolis, Lawrence, Franklin, Edinburgh, and Shelbyville for easy access to our clients. Our team has the ability to travel to any location within Indiana to provide our clients with assistance in person as requested.

Work for Warriors IN will conduct briefings, meetings, and face to face discussions at any public location on a by request basis. If interested in having Work for Warriors IN meet with you please contact us so we can schedule a time that meets your needs.

Meet the Team

We are here to assist you in all of your employment needs. We look forward to getting you into the career of your dreams! 

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Mr. Cody Meunier

Team Lead and Scheduler

adminsupport@WorkforWarriorsIN.org

Joint Forces Headquarters- Recruiting

Mr. Meunier has served as a member of the Indiana National Guard for 13 years. Throughout his service he has been dedicated to the betterment of soldiers and their families. He is motivated and here to assist you in your career goals. 

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Mrs. Chelsea Strawmyer

Community Relations

Chelsea.Strawmyer@WorkforwarriorsIN.org

Division Armory

Mrs. Strawmyer comes from a family with a long history of military service and is the spouse of an active duty Indiana National Guard soldier. This experience has led her to dedicate herself to assisting those who serve. Prior to joining the team she served as a Career Readiness Counselor for the Indiana National Guard. 

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Mrs. Obsitnick has had previous careers assisting with the Indiana National Guard. Her husband currently serves as an active duty soldier in the National Guard. She was the chair person for her husband's unit FRG, after that she decided she enjoyed helping soldiers and their families. Prior to joining the team she was a Family Readiness Support Assistant with the Indiana National Guard. She eventually joined the team to be able to assist in finding gainful employment for service members and their families. She looks forward to working with clients who need employment.

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Mrs. Samantha Harsin

Quality Control

Joint Forces Headquarters - Recruiting

Mrs. Harsin has dedicated her life to roles in management and is the spouse of an Indiana National Guard Veteran. That experience has brought her to the team as quality control to ensure your needs are being met to an exceptional standard.

Mrs. Brittany Obsitnick

Community Relations 

Brittany.Obsitnick@WorkforwarriorsIN.org

Division Armory

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Mr. Rodney Cox

Employment Specialist - Region 1 

Kokomo and Lafayette Armory

Mr. Cox is a retired 30 year Army veteran ready to assist Soldiers, Airmen, Spouses, and dependents. 

Mr. Mike Shrake

Employment Specialist - Region 2 

Division Armory 

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Mrs. Mangus serves as a dedicated Employment Specialist. Previously her career focus has been based on hospitality and food management; however, with her husband's deployment in 2020, she became quite passionate about getting involved, expanding her knowledge of the Indiana National Guard, and serving her community. Ashley holds a bachelor's degree in Hospitality and Food Management from Ball State University 

Mrs. Ashley Mangus

Employment Specialist - Region 3

Johnson County

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Mrs. Kellie Cratty 

Employment Specialist - Region 4 

Camp Atterbury - Building 343

Mrs. Cratty enjoys working with the public in any aspect. As a dedicated Employment Specialist, she is here to help you with all of your employment needs.