Jill Colella

Jill Colella got a master's degree in English literature from the University of Maryland, with a focus on Vietnam War narratives in film and literature. Colella, a Vietnam veteran's daughter, started The Children of Vietnam Combat Veterans Project in 1997 to address the unique needs of veterans' families. She's the author of After Vietnam: War Tales from a Veteran's Daughter, a memoir about her father's service in Vietnam and the impact it had on her family.