From left, instructor Randall Uerkvitz demonstrates how to operate machinery to veterans Scott Leoncini, Matthew Brown, Alexander Perez, participants in the Workshops for Warriors program.

From left, instructor Randall Uerkvitz demonstrates how to operate machinery to veterans Scott Leoncini, Matthew Brown, Alexander Perez, participants in the Workshops for Warriors program. Photo by Stephen Whalen.

— Employment prospects for post-9/11 veterans were grim just a few years ago...