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Army Alliance Annual Luncheon Meeting - March 11, 2020, Bayou Restaurant, Havre de Grace

Army Alliance Annual Dinner Meeting - June 1, 2020, Water's Edge Events Center, Belcamp 

 

PAST EVENTS:

 

ANNUAL ARMY ALLIANCE BREAKFAST HELD NOVEMBER 14, 2019

The Army Alliance Annual Breakfast was held on November 14th at the Richlin Ballroom, Edgewood.  Our panel, led by Lisa Swoboda (MD Dept of Commerce, Director of Military and Federal Affairs), addressed the "Economics of a Defense Community".  Attendees learned just how APG impacts our state and local economies.  Our other panelists included Martha Mitchem, Deputy to the Executive Director, Army Contracting Command – Aberdeen Proving Ground; Christopher Moyer, Director of Economic Development, Cecil County; Karen Holt, Federal Installation Administrator, Harford County Office of Community and Economic Development; and Patrick Mullin, Executive Committee, Industrial Representatives Association.  An article will be posted shortly with their key points and statistics they briefed.

 

ANNUAL ARMY ALLIANCE DINNER HELD JUNE 3, 2019

The Army Alliance Annual Dinner was held June 3, 2019, at Water's Edge Events Center, Belcamp.  Our speaker was Maryland's LT Governor Boyd K. Rutherford.  CLICK HERE to view the Army Alliance Presentation

 

ANNUAL ARMY ALLIANCE LUNCHEON HELD MARCH 13, 2019 

The Army Alliance held its Annual Luncheon at The Bayou Restaurant, Havre de Grace.  The luncheon focused on "Advocating for the Aberdeen Proving Ground Mission at the Federal and State Level.”  Key speaker was the Honorable Robert L. Livingston of The Livingston Group.  CLICK HERE to view the synopsis of his presentation.

 

CHESAPEAKE SCIENCE & SECURITY CORRIDOR NAMED 2018 'GREAT AMERICAN DEFENSE COMMUNITY'

The Chesapeake Science & Security Corridor (CSSC) is one of five communities across the country named to the 2018 class of Great American Defense Communities, the Association of Defense Communities (ADC) announced with USAA, the initiative’s official sponsor.

The Great American Defense Communities, now in its third year, recognizes military communities and regions that help improve the quality of life for service members and military families.  Communities are chosen through a competitive nomination process based on community building and integration, support and collaboration, educational and employment opportunities, and family support. CLICK HERE to read more about this prestigious national award.