Come out to celebrate the long standing Japan US Military Program (JUMP) with other Service members who have served in Japan. This is a FREE reception, exclusively for those members of the US Army, National Guard, Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force & Coast Guard, their dependents and DOD civilians who have served in Japan at any time in their career. Spouses are invited.
This reception is funded by the Foreign Ministry of Japan through the Sasakawa Peace Foundation USA, the National Association of Japan America Societies and the Japan Society of New Orleans.
Our Principal Speaker is Lieutenant General Wallace "Chip" Gregson Jr., US Marine Corps (Ret.) LtGen Gregson served as Commander, US Forces Japan from 2001-2003 and is currently Senior Advisor at Avascent Global Advisors, Washington, DC. CONFIRMED
Honorary Consul to Japan, Donna Fraiche CONFIRMED
Other Distinguished Speakers invited include:
Lieutenant General Rex McMillian, Commander Marine Forces Reserve and Marine Forces North - Invited
Major General Glenn Curtis, The Adjutant General for Louisiana- Invited
Rear Admiral Paul Thomas, Commander, Eighth Coast Guard District - Invited
Consul General Hiroyuki Kobayashi, Consul-General of Japan, Nashville, TN - Invited
LaToya Cantrell, Mayor of New Orleans - Invited
"Japan Society of New Orleans" is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organisation.
PO Box 56785 New Orleans, LA 70156-6785