Women Veteran Programs
ODVA Women Veterans Program
Mission: Ensure that women veterans in Oklahoma have equitable access to federal and state veterans’ benefits and services.
Accredited Women Veteran Service Representatives (VSR)
Accredited Women VSRs serve in each designated region across the state, available to provide private and confidential claims and benefits assistance. Please see the Veteran Services staff listing or click on your county to determine the nearest representative.
WOMEN VETERANS COORDINATOR
Lisa Mussett currently serves as Women Veterans Coordinator for ODVA where she is responsible for ensuring women veterans of Oklahoma have equitable access to state and federal veterans’ benefits. Lisa comes to ODVA from the Oklahoma Employment Security Commission (OESC) where she previously served as a Field Service Representative for the Claims and Benefits Division.
Lisa's background includes serving as a consolidated Local Veterans Employment Specialist and Disabled Veteran Outreach Program Specialist for OESC, providing case management services for veterans and employers of southeast Oklahoma. Her duties included facilitating outreach events with federal, state, and local groups, and successfully establishing outreach focus groups for women and tribal veterans.
Lisa describes herself as a proud United States Air Force veteran and Cold War relic, serving from 1989 to 1992 as a Morse Systems Intercept Operator with the Electronic Security Command and later for the U.S. Air Force Intelligence Command.
In her spare time, Lisa enjoys reading, gardening, attending high school sporting events with her radio broadcasting husband, also a USAF veteran, and spending time with her three children and their infinite number of animals.
SOUTH WEST REGIONAL MANAGER
REGIONAL MGR SOUTHEAST