Interior Secretary and Chief of U.S. Army Reserve to Sign Agreement Increasing Job and Recreation Opportunities



07/31/2012


Contact: Blake Androff (DOI) 202-208-6416
Major Meritt Phillips (Army Reserve) 571-388-8652


WASHINGTON, DC – On Wednesday, August 1, 2012, Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar and U.S. Army Reserve Chief Lieutenant General Jeffrey Talley will sign a memorandum of agreement to bolster veteran and reservist employment opportunities in America’s Great Outdoors and facilitate re-integration of returning warriors and their families into our communities.

WHO: Ken Salazar, Secretary of the Interior  
Lieutenant General Jeffrey Talley, Chief of the U.S. Army Reserve
WHAT:
Signing of Memorandum of Agreement to Increase Veteran and Reservist Job and Recreation Opportunities
WHEN: Wednesday, August 1, 2012, at 2:00 p.m. EDT
WHERE:
Office of the Secretary, U.S. Department of the Interior, Washington, D.C.
MEDIA:
Credentialed media are invited to cover the ceremony – RSVP required to Queen Muse (queen_muse@ios.doi.gov) for escort to the Secretary’s office. The ceremony will also be streamed live at: http://www.doi.gov/live.
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