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November - General Membership Meeting

November 29, 2018
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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PGA Golf Club at PGA Village, Wanamaker Room
1916 Perfect Drive
Port St. Lucie, FL 34986
http://www.pgavillage.com
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Join Us for the November General Meeting

Veteran Employment:  Issues, Challenges and the Need to Succeed

Approved for 1 SHRM PDC and HRCI Credit

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Alfred Carter

Deputy Executive Director of the Florida Department of Veterans’ Affairs

Join us as Al Carter, Deputy Executive Director of the Florida Department of Veterans' Affairs, discusses the issues and challenges faced today with Veteran Employment.  The following topics will be discussed...

  • What Is A Veteran?
  • Veteran Value & Issues Impacting Hiring A Vet
  • Hiring Challenges For Veterans & Employers
  • Initiatives / Programs And Incentives
  • Veterans' Preference

ABOUT THE PRESENTER

Alfred (“Al”) Carter serves as Deputy Executive Director of the Florida Department of Veterans’ Affairs in Largo, Fla.  He was appointed to his current position in 2011 following his retirement after over 27 years of military service.

He served in numerous command and staff leadership positions in the U.S. Army as a Military Policeman with duty assignments encompassing more than 40 countries including combat tours in Qatar, Afghanistan, and Iraq and three assignments with U.S. Central Command, MacDill AFB, Fla.  His key assignments include Deputy Chief of Staff Provost Marshal and, Chief, Operational Protection, U.S. Army South, Fort Sam Houston, Texas; Director, Joint Security Office (Forward) and Deputy Chief of Staff (FWD) U.S. Central Command, Qatar; Director, Security Directorate, USCENTCOM, Tampa, Fla.; Commander, 795th MP Battalion, Ft Leonard Wood, Mo.; Deputy Inspector and Inspector General, XVIII Airborne Corps, Ft Bragg, N.C.;  Executive and Operations Officer, 19th Military Police Battalion (CID), Korea, Headquarters’ Commandant and Chief, Plans Branch, U.S. Army Criminal Investigations Command, Ft Belvoir, Va., and 3rd United States Army Liaison Officer to US Central Command, MacDill, AFB, Fla. 

He graduated from the University of North Carolina, Wilmington, receiving a Reserve Commission (Distinguished Honor Graduate) and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology/Criminal Justice.   He later earned a Master of Science Degree in Management Administration from Central Michigan University.

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