Washington, D.C. – Tonight, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik will be joined by Steve Bowman, a United States Air Force Veteran and Director of the Clinton County Veterans Services Agency at the State of the Union address. Mr. Bowman retired from the Air Force in 1994 after 18 honorable years of active service. He was appointed as Director of Clinton County Veterans Service Agency in 2004, and he and his staff currently serve an average of 800 veterans a month.

Mr. Bowman is a life-long member of the American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars, the Disabled American Veterans, and the North Country Veterans Association. He resides in Chazy, New York, with his wife Gail, where they own and operate a family diner in Rouses Point.

“I am honored to be joined by Air Force Veteran Steve Bowman tonight at the President’s State of the Union address,” said Congresswoman Stefanik. “Steve has devoted his entire life to serving others, and is someone I look up to and respect deeply. He continues to serve his fellow veterans each and every day, and he personifies the word ‘service.’ I am delighted to bring Steve Bowman as my guest to this historic event.”