Guard Leaders Meet to ‘Add Value to America’
By Air Force Master Sgt. Mike R. Smith
Special to American Forces Press Service
WASHINGTON, Nov. 19, 2009 – “Adding Value to America” was the theme for more than 2,000 of the National Guard’s senior Army and Air Force leaders from across the nation who gathered at the National Harbor outside the nation’s capital this morning to kick off their first Joint Senior Leadership Conference.
Air Force Gen. Craig R. McKinley, chief of the National Guard Bureau, addresses Army and Air National Guard senior servicemembers from across the nation Nov. 19, Nov. 19, 2009. He kicked off the Guard’s first Joint Senior Leadership Conference at the National Harbor outside Washington, D.C.. U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Mike R. Smith