September 18, 2015 – Cypress, CA – James Shiver, who currently serves as Regional Manager of Strategic Military and Community Relations for Trident University International (Trident), has been named to the Board of Directors for Special Operations Bionic Warriors (SOBW), an organization that assists significantly injured veterans and current members of the military.
Shiver has over two decades of military experience in health care administration, clinical services, project management, and recruiting in the U.S. Army, retiring as a First Sergeant. He has also worked with disabled veterans and transitioning service members through the Army Medical Department, United States Olympic Committee, and various volunteer organizations including the Wiregrass Wounded Veterans Committee and Team Red, White, and Blue.
Shiver holds a Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences from Trident, graduating summa cum laude.
SOBW is a non-profit organization that improves the lives of wounded warriors through physical activity. The organization currently assists a growing population of 226 athletes who participate in recreational and adventure sports, as well as local, regional, national, and Paralympic-level competitive events. Those athletes who meet or exceed Paralympic standards in their chosen sport are offered an opportunity to vie for a spot on the U.S. Paralympic Team.
Trident University, a leading 100% online post-secondary institution that offers degrees at the bachelors, masters, and doctorate levels, is committed to its community of adult learners and over 32,000 alumni. Founded in 1998, the University is regionally accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) Senior College and University Commission.
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Founded in 1998, Trident University International (Trident) is a leading online post-secondary university serving adult learners. Trident developed the Trident Learning Model, which employs case-based learning in an online setting to teach real-world relevant critical thinking skills to enhance student’s lives and careers. Trident offers high-quality bachelors, masters, and doctoral degree programs, led by a qualified faculty team, over 80% of whom have doctoral degrees. Visit www.trident.edu, Trident’s Facebook page, or call at to learn more about Trident’s wide range of program offerings.