Alohalani Pickett

Alohalani Pickett
Alohalani Pickett
Women Veteran Outreach Coordinator
Department of Veteran Affairs Benefit Administration

Alohalani Pickett is the Women Veteran Outreach Coordinator at the Department of Veteran Affairs Benefit Administration in Winston Salem, NC with expertise in Homeless Veteran Outreach and Women Veteran Advocacy.

Alohalani holds degrees in Paralegal Studies and Justice Administration from the University of Hawaii and Hawaii Pacific University. She will also earn her Masters of Public Administration from North Carolina Central University in the fall of 2013.

She was recently selected as an Overseas Military Service Coordinator to represent the Department of Veteran Affairs in collaboration with the Department of Defense to serve six months in Okinawa, Japan. She will independently provide VA benefit information to Service members and their families ensuring a smooth transition to civilian life.

She was also a member of an eleven person delegation that travelled to Liberia, Africa to provide consultation expertise to the Republic of Liberia Government Ministries. Assigned to the Bureau of Veteran Affairs, she developed Veteran Benefit Policies and Regulations and presented completed proposals to the Government’s Legislature for approval and implementation.

As a proud Veteran of the U.S. Navy, Alohalani honorably served for 9 ½ years and a recipient of the Navy Achievement Medal.

Alohalani lives in Kernersville, North Carolina with her husband Marcus Pickett.