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Public Information Assistant

Bobby Herpel

Bobby Herpel is the Public Information Assistant for the South Carolina Department of Veterans’ Affairs.

Bobby completed studies at the University of South Carolina (Columbia) in December 2020 and now holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Public Relations. Bobby has been in the Marine Corps six years and has been accepted to officer candidate school for the Marine Corps to pursue a career as a public affairs officer.

Bobby is very active in the military and Veteran community of the Midlands and has a lifelong mission is to assist and motivate Veterans.