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Lejeune Banner - 22 Sept Version

Date: Oct 03, 2017 to Oct 03, 2017

Time: 09:00 a.m - 02:00 p.m

Venue

  • Camp Lejeune, Marston Pavilion, Tinian Room

  • 730 Seth Williams Blvd
  • Camp Lejeune, NC, 28547
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Attention Camp Lejeune military spouses! Please join us for the “Keeping a Career on the Move®” Military Spouse Symposium presented by MOAA Military Family Initiative in partnership with Hiring Our Heroes' Military Spouse Program. This event is made possible through a grant from USAA. We are grateful for their support and generosity!

The “Keeping a Career on the Move®” Military Spouse Symposium is a one-day personal and professional development conference designed specifically for military spouses planning to enter or re-enter the workforce or those looking to take the next step in their professional career. 

Attendees will have the opportunity to attend sessions focused on résumé writing, networking, best practices, success strategies for LinkedIn, and more.   

  • Welcome Remarks from Mrs. Bonnie Amos - Spouse of the 35th Commandant of the U.S.M.C.
  • Keynote Lunch Speaker: Mrs. Jennifer Korn - Special Assistant to the President & Deputy Director for the Office of Public Liaison, the White House.
  • National Focus on Military Spouse Careers Panel:
    • Ivanka Trump - Advisor to the President
    • Kellyanne Conway - Counselor to the President
    • Jennifer Korn - Special Assistant to the President & Deputy Director for the Office of Public Liaison

This event is free and open to all spouses of active duty, reserve, National Guard, retirees, veterans, and surviving military spouses. Servicemembers and veterans are welcome to attend.

Complimentary food, beverages, and giveaways are included.   

(Notes: It is okay to arrive late or leave early if you have other commitments. Childcare available upon request via the registration form.)

 

Event Agenda

Event Time Description Speakers
8:30 AM

Registration and check in

8:30 - 11:30 AM

Complimentary LinkedIn profile photos

9 AM - 9:15 AM

Welcome Remarks 
Mrs. Bonnie Amos
Spouse of the 35th Commandant of the Marine Corps, Gen. James F. Amos

Bonnie Amos

Bonnie Amos

9:15 AM – 10:15 AM

“Real Spouses: Real Stories” 
Learn how fellow military spouses successfully maintained careers or started over after transition. 

 

10:15 AM – 11 AM

Networking Your Way to Employment 

 

Guiton Headshot

LTC Ginni Guiton, USA (Ret)

Program Director, MOAA Transition Services

11 AM – 11:45 AM

LinkedIn Best Practices

11:45 AM – 12:45 PM

Complimentary Lunch

 

12:00 PM – 12:30 PM

Lunch Speaker
Mrs. Jennifer Korn
Special Assistant to the President/ Deputy Director for the Office of Public Liaison, the White House

12:45 PM – 1:45 PM

National Focus on Military Spouse Careers Panel

 

Guiton Headshot

LTC Ginni Guiton, USA (Ret)

Program Director, MOAA Transition Services

I Trump

Ivanka Trump

Advisor to President Donald Trump

K Conway

Kellyanne Conway

Counselor to President Donald Trump

J Korn

Jennifer Korn

Special Assistant to the President and Deputy Director for the White House Office of Public Liaison

1:45 PM- 2 PM

Closing