Photo Gallery: Secretary Perez Visits Microsoft and their Software & Systems Academy Redmond, Wash.
(March 3, 2014)
Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez listens to Bernard Bergan, a graduate of the Microsoft Software & Systems Academy, talk about how the academy helped him gain credentials in Information Technology to smooth the transition from the military to civilian life.
Secretary Perez talks with Microsoft executives and graduates of Microsoft's Software & Systems Academy about how the program is helping military veterans transition from their service careers to civilian careers.
Secretary Perez watches a presentation about the Microsoft Software & Systems Academy. Gwen Houston (right), general manager of Global Diversity & Inclusion at Microsoft watches on.
Secretary Perez learns how technology is helping veterans transition from their military careers to civilian careers. He is joined by Keith Kelly, assistant secretary for the Veterans' Employment and Training Service (top), Gwen Houston (far left), general manager of Global Diversity & Inclusion at Microsoft and Karen Jones (left), vice president and deputy general counsel at Microsoft.