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Admiral Tyson to Speak at Scowcroft Institute Seminar

March 23, 2011

March 23, 2011

Rear Admiral Nora Tyson, Commander of Carrier Strike Force 2, will speak at the next seminar presented by the Bush School’s Scowcroft Institute of International Affairs. Admiral Tyson’s presentation will be in the Bush Presidential Library Orientation Theater on March 29 at 5:30 p.m.

Admiral Tyson’s topic is “The Synergy of Naval Service and Public Service.”  A graduate of Vanderbilt University, Admiral Tyson also holds an M.A. in National Security and Strategic Affairs from the U.S. Naval War College. A naval flight officer since 1983, Admiral Tyson has had several air commands as well duty tours on the USS Lexington and USS Enterprise. She also led the Navy’s contributions to disaster relief efforts on the Gulf Coast after Hurricane Katrina. Her shore assignments include serving as executive assistant to the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and to the Chief of Naval Operations. Her most recent assignment was as commander, Logistics Group, Western Pacific/commander, Task Force 73.

The seminar is open to the public but those planning to attend must reply to by Friday March 25.

For more information contact:  Scowcroft Institute, 458-8015, .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)