EVENT: 2013 Annual Meeting and Dinner with Special Guest Speaker - Rear Admiral Katherine L. Gregory, Naval Facilities Engineering Command and Chief of Civil Engineers
Please join your fellow Women In Defense - Capital Chapter (WID-DC) members and guests at the Event "2013 Annual Meeting and Dinner" at Clyde's of Gallery Place in Washington, D.C., from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. on September 11, 2013. Please RSVP by September 9, 2013.
You are invited to the Women In Defense - Capital Chapter annual meeting in which new officers will be installed and current officers will review the past year’s events and share insights and plans for the upcoming year. Following the annual meeting, please stay for dinner and our special guest speaker, Rear Admiral Katherine L. Gregory, Commander, Naval Facilities Engineering Command and Chief of Civil Engineers.
Rear Admiral Gregory assumed duties as Commander, Naval Facilities Engineering Command and Chief of Civil Engineers on October 26, 2012. Previously, Gregory served as Commander, Naval Facilities Engineering Command Pacific and the Pacific Fleet Civil Engineer. Her other facilities assignments include tours in Yokosuka, Japan; Naples, Italy; San Francisco, California; Adak, Alaska; and Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. She has also had staff tours in Washington, District of Columbia, serving as the Seabee Action Officer and Chief of Naval Operations Overseas Bases Planning and Action Officer.
Within the Naval Construction Force (Seabees), she has served with Amphibious Construction Battalion One; Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) One; Commanding Officer of NMCB 133; Commander of the 30th Naval Construction Regiment; and Chief of Staff for the First Naval Construction Division. Throughout her Seabee tours, she deployed to the Western Pacific, Mediterranean, Iraq, and Haiti.
Gregory is a native of St. Louis, Missouri, and a 1982 graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy. She holds graduate degrees from the University of Southern California and George Washington University, and has completed the Senior Executive Program at the London School of Business. In addition, she is a registered professional engineer in the Commonwealth of Virginia, a qualified military parachutist and a Seabee Combat Warfare Officer.
Reception from 5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. with dinner and speaker from 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Unfortunately, on-site registration will not be available so register today!
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Women In Defense - Capital Chapter
The Capital Chapter of Women In Defense would like to thank the following organizations for their continued support:
Hays-Hoisington Sponsors: $5,000
Holm Sponsors: $3,000
Brewer Sponsors: $500
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Women In Defense - National: http://wid.ndia.org/
Women In Defense - Capital Chapter: http://wid.ndia.org/chapters/DC/
Women In Defense - Capital Chapter LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/groups?gid=152317
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Women In Defense - Capital Chapter (WID-DC)
Cultivating and supporting the advancement and recognition of women in all aspects of national security is the mission of Women In Defense. Members of this non-profit professional organization have careers related to the defense of the United States and national security.
The Capital Chapter of Women In Defense (WID-DC) is your source for networking, professional development and mentoring with other women leaders in the greater Washington DC area, specifically those working in defense-related industries.
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