AMCC & Onward to Opportunity Host Education Forum with Michele Rigby Assad

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Marston Pavilion

730 Seth Williams Blvd

Camp Lejeune, NC 28547

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Atlantic Marine Corps Communities and Onward to Opportunity will be hosting an educational forum on Wednesday, Sept. 25th from 5-8 PM.

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Atlantic Marine Corps Communities and Onward to Opportunity will be hosting an educational forum for spouses, transitioning military and veterans on Wednesday, Sept. 25th from 5-8 PM at Marston Pavilion 730 Seth Williams Blvd. This event will also feature a Kids Education Corner with new military children's book "My Star Spangled Friend" by author and resident spouse Marlene Norgard. This event is family friendly. Food will be provided. Amazon will be providing the gift bags for this event!

Keynote speakers include former under cover CIA Agent and best -selling author, Michele Rigby Assad. Michele and her husband both served in the CIA and now reside in Florida.

Michele’s journey of perseverance in the CIA has opened up many doors for women in the workplace. Michele is thrilled to speak to our AMCC residents about their career journey and new opportunities. Her book “Breaking Cover” will be available for purchase and a book signing will be hosted during the education forum.

Additional speaker features included:

AMCC’s Project Director John Giltz, Onward to Opportunity Program Manager, Shane Murray, NC4Me Program Manager, Rebecca Sotirkys and UNC System Office Military Liaison, Siobhan Norris.

AMCC’s purpose for this speaker series is the remained commitment to our spouses who are the lifeline to our military bases.

The focal points of this speaker series is to engage the spouse for the opportunity to for greater educational opportunities, instill and train skill sets, provide new communication resources for their homes, and open up new entrepreneurial opportunities.

Featured Participants Include:

  • She Serves 2
  • My Star Spangled Friend, by Marlene Norgard
  • Whole Vet.org
  • PMI.org
  • University of North Carolina, Military and Veteran Education
  • Family Member Employment Assistance Program
  • Amazon Military
  • O2O Fort Bragg
  • Military Spouse Corporate Career Network
  • UNCW Military Spouse Professional Network, Hiring our Heroes

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Marston Pavilion

730 Seth Williams Blvd

Camp Lejeune, NC 28547

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