Lt. Gen. Samuel D. Cox to Speak at AFA's May Air Force Breakfast Session

Apr 28, 2014, 09:27 ET from Air Force Association

ARLINGTON, Va., April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Lt. Gen. Samuel D. Cox, deputy chief of staff for Manpower, Personnel, and Services, will be the guest speaker for May's AFA Air Force Breakfast Series session. The event will be held from 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m., on May 15, 2014, at the Key Bridge Marriott in Arlington, Virginia.

Cox serves as the senior Air Force officer responsible for comprehensive plans and policies covering all life cycles of military and civilian personnel management, which includes military and civilian end strength management, education and training, compensation, resource allocation, and the worldwide U.S. Air Force services program.

In his career, Cox has commanded at the squadron, wing, and operations center levels. Prior to his current assignment, he was the director of Operations and Plans (TCJ3) for U.S. Transportation Command, at Scott AFB, Ill. 

AFA's Air Force Breakfast Program is a monthly series that provides a venue for senior Air Force and Department of Defense leaders to communicate directly with the public and press. Past speakers include Secretary of the Air Force Deborah Lee James; Chief of Staff of the Air Force Gen. Mark Welsh, and USAF Deputy Assistant Secretary for Energy Dr. Kevin T. Geiss.

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The Key Bridge Marriott is located at 1401 Lee Highway, Arlington, VA 22209.

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