Veterans’ Voices Show to Talk with Women Who Served

Veterans’ Voices Show to Talk with Women Who Served
Rear Admiral Mary O’Donnell

CONTRA COSTA COUNTY, CA (Nov. 11, 2022) — On Monday, November 14, at 7 pm, the Veterans’ Voices show will host a LIVE panel to discuss the history and experience of women in military service.

“Women in Service” will be an in-depth conversation with women who have served and excelled in the United States armed forces. Guests will include Retired Coast Guard Rear Admiral Mary O’Donnell, Retired Army Nurse Patty Wernet, Air Force Veteran Rita Green, and Marine Veteran Adriana Santos. The Veterans Service Officer for San Francisco County, Elena Kim, will also appear to talk about resources and benefits unique to female Veterans.

Viewers can share their own experiences or ask a question by calling the program at 925-313-1170. They can also use the phone number to record a message for the panel any time prior to the show. Leave questions and comments at or email prior to or during the live television show.

The Veterans’ Voices program is broadcasted live on Contra Costa Television (CCTV) on the second Monday of every month at 7 pm. It can be seen live online at You can find an archive of past shows and show resources at or on our YouTube channel Veterans’ Voices of Contra Costa. The show is re-run multiple times on CCTV on Comcast Channel 27, Astound Channels 32 and 1027, and AT&T U-Verse Channel 99.

Join us as we explore the legacy of women in our armed forces and hear the personal stories of women who have served.