Laura Westley - War Virgin

Equality Activist, West Point Grad, Iraq War Vet, Author, Playwright, Performer, Veteran Mental Health Advocate

Laura Westley is a West Point graduate, former US Army Captain and Iraq War veteran. She is the author of her newly published memoir, titled War Virgin, and she is the playwright and lead performer in her musical comedy show, also titled War Virgin. Laura’s show has been featured in The Boston Globe and The Tampa Tribune, and she has been published in The Washington Post, The Hill and Military Times. Laura is also a veteran mental health advocate who speaks up for veterans and their unique mental health challenges by giving frequent speeches and making radio and television appearances. For more information, please visit

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