About MWV

The Monument to Women Veterans, Inc., is a 501c3 Charitable Non-Profit Corporation established in 2011 that has been leading the charge in recognizing and empowering our military women through a variety of community outreach and awareness efforts.

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Our Mission

Our mission is to pursue the development of a monument to honor all women, past, present, and future who served in the US military and provide often unmet critical resources for female veteran care. 


Monument to Women Veterans strives to recognize the service and sacrifices of the women who have proudly donned a United States armed services uniform. MWV offers resources and services for many issues, including Post Traumatic Stress, Military Sexual Trauma, Traumatic Brain Issues, Domestic Violence, Unemployment, Homelessness, and countless more that may arise in the future.

Trauma awareness

Work Placement

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Michelle Caldwell

Michelle Caldwell is an outstanding community leader and a veteran with a heart for serving others. She has a passion & vision for directing and making change. Her main focus is veterans and she has developed countless programs to serve and enrich their lives. It would be impossible to list all of Michelle’s contributions from a national, regional and local perspective. However, here are a few of her recent and most relevant highlights.

Our Team

Ron Spradling

Chief Operations Officer

Blair V. Castro

Director of Government Affairs

Myra J. Van Hoose

Director of Donor Relations

Janis Wilson

Director of Programs

Dan Demchak

Director of Strategic Partnerships

Travis Schefcik

Director of Video Outreach

Board of Directors

Michelle Caldwell

Founder and CEO

Janis Wilson

Director of Programs

Myra J. VanHoose

CFO/Director Donor Relations

Tina Stewart

Board Member

Niels Andersen

Board Member

Lynda Hyland

Board Member

Jimmy Larose

National Non Profit Consultant

Dr. Angela Miller

Museum Curator & Activities Director

Our Partners