Gen. Van Ovost participates in the Beyond Firsts panel at Military Women's Memorial, Arlington, VA
In celebration of Women’s History Month, the Defense Department, in collaboration with the Military Women’s Memorial, hosted a historic Women, Peace, & Security discussion. This event featured, for the first time, all four of the DOD’s 4-star female officers. They discussed their unique perspectives and experiences as servicewomen, the importance of recruiting and retaining the best talent, and the impacts of having a diverse, inclusive warfighting force.
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