Summit Truck Bodies Veterans Featured on Lifetime TV’s Military Makeover: Operation Career

Wathena, KS (November 5, 2021) — Transitioning from the military to civilian life brings various challenges. Hosted by Montel Williams, Military Makeover’s Special Edition: “Operation Career” travels the country capturing stories of military veterans who are transitioning out of the military and back to civilian life. The crew from Military Makeover: Operation Career visited the Summit Truck Bodies factory in Wathena, KS, to learn how we support US Veterans and military service members. We are honored to have told our story about two veteran employees’ sacrifice and successful careers at Summit, Chris Walter and Duston Hansen. 

Originally aired on Lifetime TV, November 5, 2021, the episode will reair on Veterans Day, November 11. The Armed Forces Network will rerun our segment for one year.  You can view the full episode on their website https://militarymakeover.tv/summit-truck-bodies-is-paving-new-roads-for-veterans-nationwide/.

About Military Makeover

Military Makeover with Montel®, A BrandStar Original, is America’s Leading Branded Reality TV Show that offers hope and a helping hand here on the home front to members of our military and their loved ones. A veteran of both the Marine Corps and the Navy, talk show legend and military advocate Montel Williams, who creatively co-produces the show along with a colorful cast that seeks to transform the homes and lives of military families across the country. The cast includes co-host Art Edmonds, designer Jennifer Bertrand, and contractor Ryan Stanley. This unique series enlists caring companies of all sizes as well as non-profits and the local community. Military Makeover airs on Lifetime® and on the American Forces Network, which serves American servicemen and women, Department of Defense, and other US government civilians and their families stationed at bases overseas, as well as US Navy ships at sea. Help starts at home for veterans on Military Makeover. Join us as our makeover team engages in changing the living situation – and the lives – of these deserving families. 

SOURCE Military Makeover’s Operation Career