Michael Pedroza, a Navy Veteran himself, currently serves as a Veteran Community Care Coordination Specialist at Illinois Joining Forces. In his role, Michael takes on the responsibility of addressing calls from Veterans across all corners of Illinois, offering assistance with a variety of unforeseen needs.
Having dedicated 4.5 years to the Navy, Michael brings firsthand experience to his role, understanding the unique challenges faced by his fellow Veterans. Beyond his professional career, he has actively engaged in volunteer work with Homeless Veterans for the past 8 years, showcasing his unwavering commitment to serving those who have selflessly served our country.
Motivated by a personal mission, Michael expresses, “I aspired to be a guiding light for those lost in the darkness, taking my brother's and sister's hand to show them the way into the light of where they need and want to be.” His dedication reflects a genuine commitment to making a positive impact in the lives of his fellow Veterans.