Virginian women have long played a role in service, behind the scenes and in uniform. Hear from a panel of veterans and experts to discover the way Virginian women of all races and backgrounds have served their nation through time.
Dr. Francoise Bonnell, Director, the U.S. Army Women’s Museum at Fort Lee, will serve as moderator for Women Warriors: Grace and Grit. Panelists will include Professor Amelia Underwood, U.S. Army veteran and Adjunct Professor of Military Science at James Madison University; Audrey Ross, Member, Chesterfield Historical Society African-American Committee; Gail Taylor Black, U.S. Army veteran, Citizen Soldier for Life Counselor and Trustee, U.S. Army Women’s Museum; and Tamika Harris-Smith of Capital One, a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps.
This event is presented in partnership with the U.S. Army Women’s Museum at Fort Lee and Virginia’s Women Veterans Program, and is free and open to the public. Parking will be available next door to the Virginia War Memorial at the VHDA. Presented by Capital One