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Lon Hodge

The Veteran Traveler
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Lon Hodge, the “Veteran Traveler”, has been involved in social media since 1979. While serving in the military he was a member of Task Force Delta a computer think tank and social platform designed for the Army War College. He has consulted on digital PR for Fox International, National Geographic, Star Alliance, Disney and others. Lon, a poet and former National Endowment for The Arts Fellow in writing, has won international awards for his blogging and writing. He holds an MFA in writing from Vermont College. He travels the country with his service dog, Gander, who was a 2014-15 AKC Award for Canine Excellence recipient to bring about more awareness for PTSD and Trauma survival and canine assistance. They have over 400,000 followers on social media platforms. Connect with Lon and Gander on Facebook.

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Friday, May 29

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