NCServes – Western
Assistant Director for Service Coordination Veterans Services of the Carolinas
Brandon Wilson is currently serving as an Assistant Director of Service Coordination for the Veterans of the Carolinas with Asheville Buncombe Community Christian Ministry (ABCCM) and is the Network Director for NC Serves Western. Prior to these roles Mr. Wilson worked for Vaya Health where he worked to bring awareness and coordination between the community and the Mental Health fields outside the Veterans Administration to better serve Veterans and their families. Previous to this position, Brandon held many positions with the North Carolina Department of Military and Veterans Affairs to include Regional Veterans Service Officer, State Training Coordinator and Deputy Director of Division of Veterans Affairs. During his time in Raleigh, Brandon served on the NCDVA Senior Leadership Team and was instrumental in the transformation and restructure of agency and creation of new NC cabinet level agency of Military and Veterans Affairs, as well as the NC4Vets Resource Guide. As the State Training Coordinator Mr. Wilson created a new training platform for VSO’s which led to a 42% increase in Fully-Developed Claims leading all organizations at the VARO. He began his career as the Director of Veterans Services with Haywood County in 2009, where he implemented several new programs and non-profits to address veterans and their family members.
Brandon is a combat Marine who served in the infantry during Operation Iraqi Freedom. He has served as an advisor to the Haywood County Veterans Council, NC State Veterans Commission, NC Veterans Council and served on many local and National VA committees and sub-committees. He currently serves on the state committee for Veterans with SAMHSA, the state steering committee for NC STRIVE and the Mayors Council for Veterans in Asheville, NC. Brandon is married to his wife Sara and has two daughters Daisy and Anna and resides in Waynesville, NC.