Forum

LEVIN COLLEGE FORUM

Brigadier General Loretta E. Reynolds, Commanding General, Marine Corps Recruit Depot, Parris Island and Commanding General, Eastern Recruiting Region Combat Leadership: The Role of Women in the U.S. Military

Thursday, March 22, 2012
4:00 —5:30 p.m.

1717 Euclid Avenue
Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs
Cleveland State University
 

About the Forum

Brigadier General Loretta E. Reynolds, Commanding General, Marine Corps Recruit Depot, Parris Island and Commanding General, Eastern Recruiting Region, will be appearing at the City Club of Cleveland at Noon. Following that engagement, she will make an appearance at Cleveland State University.    

Join us to hear Brigadier General Reynolds speak on the issue of combat leadership and the role of women in the U.S. military.

About the Brigadier General: 
Brigadier General Lori Reynolds is the Commanding General, Marine Corps Recruit Depot; and Commanding General, Eastern Recruiting Region.  She is the first female Marine commander of Recruiting Depot Parris Island, where she took command in June 2011.

Brigadier General Lori Reynolds was commissioned in the Marine Corps in May 1986 after graduating from the United States Naval Academy. She attended Marine Corps University's Command and Control Systems Course (1994-1995), the Naval War College (2000-2001), and the Army War College (2005-2006).

She has deployed to both Iraq and Afghanistan. In March 2009, she assumed command of the I Marine Expeditionary Force (MEF) Headquarters Group at Camp Pendleton, CA. She deployed the Group to Camp Leatherneck Afghanistan from March 2010 to March 2011, where the Group supported the efforts of I MEF Forward/Regional Command Southwest in Helmand Province.

This program is free and open to the public.

This program is sponsored by Cleveland State University, Office of the President in partnership with the Levin College Forum Program, The Center for Leadership Development and the Ohio Center for the Advancement of Women in Public Service.