IZZY ABBASS
Director, Veteran Services & Apprenticeships


Izzy is an Army Desert Storm Veteran, and leads Military and Veteran Services for Novation. He has spent over two decades in the telecommunications industry focusing on digital strategies and implementations – as well as the cable and broadcast television sector – where he launched eight television channels in Central Europe, Australia and Asia.

As a Veteran advocate, Izzy has been heavily engaged in Veteran transitions into higher education and employment at the national level, and served as Commander of Post 1 of the Veterans of Foreign Wars for 5 years. He currently serves on the board of the Valor Bridge Foundation, and is the Chair of the Rocky Mountain Fisher House.