Holden Honors Iraqi War Veteran and Filmmaker at Capitol Ceremony Kyle Hausmann-Stokes

first_img faithfernandez More » ShareTweetShare on Google+Pin on PinterestSend with WhatsApp,Virtual Schools PasadenaHomes Solve Community/Gov/Pub SafetyPasadena Public WorksPasadena Water and PowerPASADENA EVENTS & ACTIVITIES CALENDARClick here for Movie Showtimes Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Government Holden Honors Iraqi War Veteran and Filmmaker at Capitol Ceremony Kyle Hausmann-Stokes Published on Thursday, June 26, 2014 | 11:12 am Top of the News Subscribe Business News Make a comment Pasadena Will Allow Vaccinated People to Go Without Masks in Most Settings Starting on Tuesday More Cool Stuff Community News HerbeautyThese Fashion Tips Are Making Tall Girls The Talk Of The TownHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyA 74 Year Old Fitness Enthusiast Defies All Concept Of AgeHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyEverything You Need To Know About This Two-Hour ProcedureHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyThe Most Heartwarming Moments Between Father And DaughterHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyAncient Beauty Remedies From India To Swear By For Healthy SkinHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyYou Can’t Go Past Our Healthy Quick RecipesHerbeautyHerbeautycenter_img Home of the Week: Unique Pasadena Home Located on Madeline Drive, Pasadena In a ceremony today in Sacramento, Assemblymember Chris Holden (D-Pasadena) recognized Kyle Hausmann-Stokes of Pasadena as the 41st Assembly District’s Veteran of the Year.Kyle Hausmann-Stokes is a former U.S. Army Staff Sgt. who served five years in the Army’s Airborne Infantry and as a Squad Leader and Convoy Commander during a yearlong combat tour in Iraq. Hausmann-Stokes was awarded the Bronze Star for his actions under fire.“I am proud to honor Kyle Hausmann-Stokes for his heroic deeds in combat and his continuing efforts to aid his fellow soldiers who are struggling to adjust following their return from combat,” said Assemblymember Holden. “We owe Kyle a debt of gratitude for his service to our nation both on the battlefield and at home.”After returning from Iraq, Hausmann-Stokes entered the directing program at USC School of Cinematic Arts. He later founded a film/video/web production company (blue3llc.com) through which he has produced a wide variety of commercials and PSAs for large-scale campaigns and national television broadcast, primarily for the U.S. Dept. of Veterans Affairs.One of Kyle’s first films (“Now, After”), is an autobiography about his struggles with post-deployment readjustment, and is nationally recognized as one of the most powerful short films about PTSD. Kyle is frequently booked to exhibit the film and give keynote presentations about PTSD to various institutions and organizations within the academic, law enforcement and government sectors.Most recently, Kyle co-founded VFT: Veterans in Film & Television (vftla.org), an educational and networking nonprofit for current and former members of the military working in the entertainment industry, and remains highly active with its programs, events, and growing 1,500+ membership. Community News Name (required)  Mail (required) (not be published)  Website  0 commentsShareShareTweetSharePin it EVENTS & ENTERTAINMENT | FOOD & DRINK | THE ARTS | REAL ESTATE | HOME & GARDEN | WELLNESS | SOCIAL SCENE | GETAWAYS | PARENTS & KIDS First Heatwave Expected Next Week Get our daily Pasadena newspaper in your email box. Free.Get all the latest Pasadena news, more than 10 fresh stories daily, 7 days a week at 7 a.m. Pasadena’s ‘626 Day’ Aims to Celebrate City, Boost Local Economy last_img

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