Meet Our Veterans: Mikel Kind
UW Hospital and Clinics in Madison, Wisconsin, is proud to employ veterans of the U.S. Military. Custodian and U.S. Army veteran Mikel Kind talks about his experience.
What brought you to UW Health?
I heard that it was an outstanding place to work from a number of people, including close friends and siblings.
How does UW Health support you as a veteran?
Working here made it very easy for me to be a citizen soldier. It was never difficult for me to balance working and my Army commitments. UW Health is very supportive of the Armed Forces.
What is your favorite part of working here?
The people and the positive environment they create. It is easy to come to work when you look forward to seeing the people you work with.
What is the most rewarding aspect of serving your country?
There is a sense of honor that I got from serving something greater than myself. I felt very accomplished every time I put my uniform on.