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Committee Members

Mr. Jeff Maisey – VEER Magazine – Chairman

Mr. Simon Scott – Norfolk Southern Corporation – Immediate Past Chairman

The Honorable Kenneth Alexander – Mayor, City of Norfolk

Ms. Yvonne Allmond – Senior Vice President, Private Banking, TowneBank

Mr. Larry Baucom – President, World Affairs Council of Greater Hampton Roads

VADM Paul Bennett – Chief of Staff, NATO HQ SACT (Royal Navy)

Mr. Gary Bonnewell  Senior Vice President, Financial Advisor, Morgan Stanley Management

Mr. Malcolm Branch – US NAVY Retired

Ms. Katherina Brekke-Powers – Assistant General Counsel, INIT, Inc.

Ms. Lisa Chandler  Executive Vice President, Nancy Chandler Associates, Inc.

Ms. Gina DiMattia – Attorney, Rutter Mills

Mr. Paul Fraim – President and Chairman, Slover Library Foundation

Ms. Maria Herring – Director of Convention & Visitor Services, Visit Norfolk

Col. Gerhard Larsen – Dean of the National Liaison Representatives, NATO HQ SACT (Norwegian Air Force)

Lt. Col. Jean-Charles Marchini – Military Assistant to the Chief of Staff, NATO HQ SACT (French Army)

Mr. Patrick McMahon – Vice President, PIMCO Investments, LLC

Ms. Maryse Mele-Larche – Executive Officer of Protocol, NATO HQ SACT

Mr. Adisa Muse – Executive Assistant to the Mayor, City of Norfolk

Mr. Jay Paxton – Chief Public Affairs and Deputy Chief StratCom, NATO HQ SACT

Mr. Alex Pincus – Assistant City Attorney, City of Norfolk

Mr. Len Remias  Military Affairs Liaison, City of Norfolk

Lt. Cmdr. Rochelle Rieger – Public Affairs Office, NATO HQ SACT (US Navy)

Ms. Antje Schwennicke – Associate Professor, Virginia Wesleyan University

Lt. Col. Francisco Sousa – Chief of Protocol, NATO HQ SACT (Portuguese Army)

Ms. Jordan Watkins – International Trade Manager, Virginia Economic Development Partnership