About the Show
Creating a business instead of getting a traditional job! Join us on Women Lead Radio as Melissa Washington, your host of Women Veterans in Business, has a conversation with Amanda Huffman, CEO of Airman to Mom LLC, as they discuss how Amanda’s podcast and book ideas came about, and what pivots she made in business that helped her get where she is today.
About Your Guest
Amanda is a military veteran who served in the Air Force for six years as a Civil Engineer who served on a combat deployment with the Army in Afghanistan. She traded in her combat boots for a diaper bag to stay home with her two boys and follow her husband’s military career in the Space Force. Amanda is the host of the Women of the Military podcast. There she shares the stories of women who have served or are serving in the military. The podcast has over 200 episodes and over 100K downloads. Amanda is also an author and has published two books. Her first book, Women of the Military tells the stories of 28 military women who served in the military. Her second book, A Girl’s Guide to Military Service is a guide for high school girls considering military service to help them build a strong foundation for their future career. She also works as a freelance writer and has been featured in a number of military publications including The War Horse, Military.com, Military Families Magazine, Clearance Jobs, Military Spouse Magazine, and more.
About Your Host
Melissa A. Washington is your host for Women Veterans in Business showcasing women veteran entrepreneurs. Tune in to learn more about these women warriors and their businesses.
Melissa is an award-winning advocate, speaker, author, entrepreneur, CEO, publisher, and proud Navy veteran who wears many hats. Yet woven throughout her diverse pursuits is a mission of service—and a passion to empower her fellow women veterans.
Thank you to our partner and show sponsor, Microsoft!