VCC would like to honor our Veteran of the Month, Richard Duckett. Richard served 3 years in the Army during the Korean Conflict.
Richard trained for welding and as he was overseas in Korea his job was to look out and walk the beached to report anything suspicious. He worked for the PX and worked with the Red Cross, building and setting up to serve for the military.
Richard & Frances Duckett lived in Fredericksburg, Pennsylvania and were married for 60+ years until she passed. They had 5 kids and 4 grandkids.
Richards hobbies include, hunting and fishing and his favorite things are playing cards and cooking.
Richard, thank you for your service!
Under Kyle’s leadership, Veterans Care Coordination has become one of the fastest growing senior service companies in the United States. Partnering with health care providers throughout the U.S., VCC serves more than 1000 clients in 45 states. The company currently employs more than 65 professionals.
In January 2014, Kyle was named to the St. Louis Business Journal’s prestigious “40 Under 40” list. The St. Louis Small Business Monthly also named him as one of the “100 St. Louisans to Know” in 2014. In 2015, Kyle was selected as one of ten national finalists for the 2015 Glenn Shepard Leadership Award. In addition, in September 2013, Veterans Care Coordination was honored by the St. Louis Small Business Monthly as one of the “Top 20” small businesses in the St. Louis area, in 2014 the company was honored as a finalist for the Arcus Awards and by the St. Louis Post Dispatch for being a Top Workplace.
Kyle is an accredited claims agent by the Department of Veterans Affairs. He is a frequent speaker on the topic of veterans’ benefits, addressing conferences such as the Home Care Association of America and the Northeast Home care Conference. Kyle currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Mid-East Area Agency on Aging and has been previously involved with the St. Louis Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association. He resides in Lake St. Louis, Mo. with his wife and twin boys. In his spare time, Kyle is an avid tennis player.