Meet the Staff
GI Bill ® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government Web site at https://www.benefits.va.gov/gibill.
Scott M. Inskeep
Assistant Director of Veterans Affairs & Recruitment
As the first point of contact for incoming students and the Leader of the Military Education Resource Center his duties and responsibilities include assisting military connected students with education benefits, community outreach, liaison to flight billing and operations for Veteran flight students, and processing and certifying student veterans and military connected students to receive federal benefit credit from the Departments of Veterans Affairs and Defense education programs.
Scott earned his Bachelor of Science Degree from Southern Utah University in 2018, and is currently working toward a Master’s Degree in Business Administration and Professional Communication. He relocated to Illinois in 2019 with his family from Cedar City, Utah. He is an invaluable asset to the Office of Veterans Affairs. Scott served with the U.S. Navy as a Hospital Corpsman and has been assigned to Camp Pendleton, CA. and Portsmouth, VA. duty stations.
More than 500 Lewis University students are Active Duty military or veterans. Many of them participate in the Yellow Ribbon Program, a provision of the Post-9/11 Veterans Educational Assistance Act of 2008. This program provides 100 percent of student tuition expenses, funded through Lewis University and the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs.
More information about the Office of Veterans Affairs and Recruitment is available at Sinskeep@lewisu.edu or (815) 836-5428.
School Certifying Official
Cesar is responsible for the coordination and processing of all Military related education benefits. Cesar served with the Army National Guard and earned his Bachelor of Science Degree from Northern Illinois University in 2006. You can contact Cesar directly for any questions/concerns about using your Military Education Benefits at 815-834-6451 or via email email@example.com.
Rosendo Garcia Jr.
As an Army Veteran and current Air National Guard member Rosendo is experienced and familiar with the G.I. Bill and its recipients. Rosendo is responsible for coordinating all assignments and objectives set forth by the Assistant Director to the student interns. Rosendo is also responsible for helping highlight Lewis University to Veterans, provide support services, work on retention initiatives, and assist in training workshops for Veterans, Faculty, and Staff at the University. Rosendo earned his Bachelor of Science Degree from Liberty University in 2022. He now attends Lewis University Aviation and Transportation Master program.
Student Veteran Intern
VA interns are student veterans utilizing benefits from the VA who choose to aid their local VA office as a paid intern. They are full time students at Lewis who work among the office staff.