Gerry Borja

About the Author

Gerry Borja is a staffing specialist and QCIP-Warriors program lead at Qualcomm responsible for engineering recruiting and staffing liaison for military diversity recruitment. He co-leads the Workforce Development Labs, which provides career guidance to various youth and adult groups in San Diego County. Prior to Qualcomm, he recruited for both large and startup companies in Silicon Valley and San Diego, and is a U.S. Army veteran.

What We’re Doing to Help Veterans Find Work

“I was in the wrong place at the wrong time.” That’s what former U.S. Marine Sergeant Tanner Horsley recalled of the incident while deployed that resulted in severe injuries and thus ending his promising military career. Since his medical retirement from the Corps, Horsley was uncertain of his professional future. He had been…