At the Impact Ohio 2019 Youngstown/Warren Regional Conference, attendees will hear from three panels of experts on issues important to the Youngstown/Warren area.
The second panel of the day, Military Affairs and the Economy: The Importance of Camp Garfield and The Youngstown Air Reserve Station, will begin at 2:15 P.M. This panel will focus on the many opportunities in the Mahoning Valley for investment in military and defense. Panelist will discuss the impact of military operations on Northeast Ohio’s job market and overall economy.
More information on who will be speaking in each of these panels is listed below.
MILITARY AFFAIRS AND THE ECONOMY: THE IMPORTANCE OF CAMP GARFIELD AND THE YOUNGSTOWN AIR RESERVE STATION
Moderator: Brenda Linert, Editor, Tribune Chronicle
Vito Abruzzino, Executive Director, Eastern Ohio Military Affairs Commission
Michael Dustman, Director of Constituent Services, Office of US Senator Rob Portman
The Honorable Rick Perales, Chair, Ohio House Armed Services and Veterans Affairs
The Honorable Michael A. Rulli, Member, Ohio Senate Local Government, Public Safety & Veterans Affairs Committee
Retired Air Force Colonel Joseph Zeis, Jr., Senior Policy Advisor for Aerospace and Defense, Office of Governor Mike DeWine