Senate Veterans Affairs Committee
David Shearman is a professional staff member for Senate Committee on Veterans’ Affairs Chairman Johnny Isakson. Since March 2015, Shearman has worked on veterans’ issues related to education, employment, transition, and memorial benefits. In the Senate, Shearman helped pass into law the Veterans Health Care and Benefits Improvement Act of 2016, the Post-9/11 GI Bill, and the Charles Duncan Buried With Honor Act of 2016. Prior to working for the committee, Shearman was the Veterans Office Coordinator for Georgetown University where he was the liaison between the student Veteran and campus resources. Shearman has been an active participant in national Veterans’ groups including HillVets, Student Veterans of America, Team RWB, and the Military Order of the Purple Heart.