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Derek Abbey

Derek Abbey

2019 Class
Stand-To Veteran Leadership Program

Derek Abbey serves as President and CEO of Project Recover, which is committed to the return of Americans missing in action (MIA) from our previous conflicts. There are currently more than 82,000 Americans still MIA.

Through his participation in Stand-To, Derek seeks to expand the impact and results of these efforts. Ultimately, providing answers and closure to the families of those lost service members and staying true to our nation’s promise of leaving no person behind.

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