Mike Burkett

Colleen Shine, Virginia

Colleen Shine is the Gold Star Daughter of Lt Col Anthony C Shine, USAF, Missing in Action on December 2, 1972, with remains repatriated for honorable burial in 1996.  She is also the surviving niece of Army 1st Lt Jonathan C Shine, Killed in Action in Vietnam on October 17, 1970.  A lifelong advocate for military, veterans and Gold Star Families, Colleen is a marketing professional, and in 1993 was a Founding Board Member of SDIT. She is currently an Advisor to the SDIT Board where she supports in the areas of strategic communications, development, partnerships and project management.