Government relations attorney Jamie Norment will moderate a discussion on installation and community advocacy at the 2022 North Carolina Defense Summit on September 27 in Raleigh.
The panel will feature speakers:
- CPT James Belmont, Commanding Officer, Fleet Readiness Center East, U.S. Navy
- Patricia Gray, Program Activity Lead, Compatible Use, DOD Office of Local Defense Community Cooperation (OLDCC)
- Kevin Griess, Deputy Garrison Commander, USAG Fort Bragg
- Jamie Livengood, Student & Family Support Coordinator, Wayne County Schools
Other topics covered at the one-day event include environmental and energy management, intergovernmental cooperative agreements, installation quality of life, defense contract opportunities, off-base housing opportunities, and much more. The full agenda can be viewed here.
The North Carolina Defense Summit, hosted by the Association of Defense Communities, presents knowledge and best practices in advancing North Carolina as the nation's military, veteran, and defense industry state. The event starts at 7:30 a.m. with registration at the Raleigh Marriott Crabtree Valley. The Summit is free to attend for military and spouses and $75 for everyone else. Sign-up here.