Please join us in welcoming our new Co-Chair’s of Veterans Alternative’s Board of Directors, Steven DeMatos and Nicole Stroebel.
Steven DeMatos served four years in the United States Army, including a Combat Tour in Iraq from 2004 to 2005. After retiring as an E-5 Sergeant, he went on to join the Title Insurance Industry, where he now has over 15 years of experience. Steve is the Co-Founder of Time on Target Security, a Veteran Owned and Operated company providing a full array of the latest high quality security system solutions. He is also the Founder of Time On Target Security Franchise Partners, where he offers franchise opportunities for Veterans and the Co-Founder of Frontline Gate Operators. Steve is well-known in the local community for giving back to the Veteran/military community and looks forward to bringing his enthusiasm for charity work to Veterans Alternative. Steve has three wonderful daughters’ ages 5 months, 11 years and 17 years.
Nicole has over twenty years of experience with a large non-profit organization (Eckerd Connects) beginning as an accounting manager, then as finance director and currently as controller. Prior to joining Eckerd Connects, Nicole worked in public accounting where her focus was on auditing non-profit organizations. Nicole’s core competencies include accounting management as well as the day to day functions, budgeting, cash management, project management (software implementation), forecasting and auditing. Her strengths include customer service skills, goal-oriented work ethic and dedication to the organization’s mission. Nicole is also a licensed CPA in the State of Florida.
Veterans Alternative is a 501(c)(3) providing alternative therapy services and community engagement to our past and present military population. Veterans Alternative understands the transition from military to cvilian life can be difficult. We exist to provide timely and effective treatment, engagement, and support for those who are ready to tackle their challenges and live a full and productive life beyond military service.
An empowered life starts with sound physical, mental, and emotional health.
Avoiding isolation and building meaningful relationships is extremely important.
The ability to care for oneself and weather difficult times is vital to long term success.