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April’s background includes serving eight years in the U.S. Army as a Field Hospital Manager and 10 years at Applied Materials in various materials and project management roles. She is currently the Business Continuity Coordinator for Global Sourcing working to expand our suppliers’ business continuity programs. She also serves as the Treasurer for the Veterans Employee Team (VET).
In the U.S., Veterans Day is observed annually to honor military veterans and the sacrifices they have made for our country. In other parts of the world, it is celebrated as Armistice Day or Remembrance Day. Today’s date marks the anniversary of the signing of the Armistice that ended World War I, when major hostilities of the war were formally called to an end at the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month of 1918.