SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — The director of the Department of Veterans Affairs regional offices in Sioux Falls and Fargo, North Dakota, will retire later this month.
The department says James Brubaker will retire on Oct. 30 after 28 years of service. Brubaker is responsible for administering compensation and vocational rehabilitation and employment benefits for nearly 156,000 Veterans and their families in North Dakota, South Dakota and 15 counties in Minnesota.
He began his VA career at the Detroit regional office in 1987 and continued in successively more responsible positions, concluding his career in Sioux Falls.
The department will host a reception in his honor on Oct. 30 from 1:30-3 p.m. at the Sioux Falls VA Medical Center auditorium.