November 3 Luncheon
November 3 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm$22 – $27
$22 members | $25 non-members – RSVP Today
Jackson retired in July 2020 after over three decades of service in the United States Navy. She began her career as a Surface Warfare Officer serving on and off Navy warships achieving command of USS McFAUL (DDG 74), an Arleigh Burke class destroyer. She subsequently went on to command the Navy’s largest Navy base, Naval Station Norfolk where she was the equivalent of a city manager or Mayor for a city with a population of 64,000 people, managing operational and service industries while managing the Navy’s relationship with local agencies, surrounding communities, regulators, and national media. Upon selection as a Flag Officer, she served in Shore installation Regional and Enterprise level (Navy Installations Command) assignments ultimately accountable for $7.5B and 53,000 personnel executing efficient and effective operational, material and personnel programs from facility management, utilities, port and air operations, security, crisis response, and Sailor/family support services (lodging, food services, childcare, fitness) for 71 Navy installations across 10 Regions providing global support to the Navy and Joint forces.
Currently, Jackson remains engaged through a portfolio of activities, including service as an Independent Director, consulting as an advisor to clients, and serving as a board member for the Greater Jacksonville Area USO and the Surface Navy Association. Additionally, she is the Chair of the Steven A. Cohen Military Family Clinic at Centerstone Jacksonville Advisory Council and serves on the Blue Star Families Racial Equity Committee.
Jackson holds a Bachelors Degree in Physics (Oceanography emphasis) from the United States Naval Academy and a Masters of Engineering Management from George Washington University.
Vice Admiral Jackson was raised in the Middle East, where her father worked for U.S. Geological Survey, and claims Texas as her home state. She and her family currently reside in Jacksonville, Florida.
Spotlight Speaker: Carlise Charlot, Pink Ribbon Travel
Carlise is a Jacksonville based certified life coach who is committed to guiding people to reach their highest potential in life. After being inspired by her own unexpected challenges and experiences, she realized her past is just the beginning. She has mastered the art of putting the past behind and embracing her purpose. She has overcome the challenges that tried to break her, but instead has propelled her into the purpose she is fulfilling. Her passion for personal development has opened doors for her. Allowing her to share her story with thousands of people, inspiring them to not give up. Carlise has experience in a multitude of platforms and programs such as health & wellness, lifestyle, business, public speaking, and leadership. After 25 years of being a successful entrepreneur, she has helped other individuals, like yourself, find their true calling. Carlise is a visionary, mentor, advisor, and spiritual based life coach. She has a natural talent of helping individuals increase their wellbeing and live a more fulfilled life. Carlise offers personalized services to help you get your life back on track. Her technique is purpose driven, detail oriented and goal directed. Carlise will help you make a change for the better. She specializes in helping individuals resolve personal and professional problems and building emotional intelligence. Her life coaching will give you the momentum you need to create the life you desire.
Have a dietary restriction or preference? Let us know when you register. Please add a comment in the note section if you need a special meal like Gluten-free or Vegan/Vegetarian. We can only accommodate special meal requests for online ticket orders, not at the door.
Advanced Online Registration:
ONLINE REGISTRATION CLOSES AT NOON ON TUESDAY PRIOR TO THE EVENT.
After 12:00 p.m., the price is $27 for both members and guests at the door.
$22 PWC members | $25 non-members
Reservations are held until 11:45 a.m. Then we allow those on the waitlist to use the empty seats. No refunds. If you are having problems with the payment process, please let us know in our contact form.
As always, guests are welcome to attend. After two visits we do encourage you to join PWC and the JAX Chamber to continue attending events.
For assistance with a payment issue or receipt, please contact Council President, Amy Drafts at AmyDrafts@bonefishgrill.com, or 904-465-1627.