A Coalition for Common Sense

 Enjoying The Life….. Living The Dream

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Dinner Meeting

Speaker:  Major General
David S. “Scott” Gray

USAF Retired

Major General David S. “Scott” Gray
will be speaking about:
The Need For A Strong US Military Presence

Major General David “Scott” Gray was Director, Global Reach Programs, Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Acquisition, Headquarters U.S. Air force, Washington, D.C.  As the Capability Director, he is responsible to the Air Force acquisition executive for airlift, air refueling, training and special operations programs.

General Gray has held numerous staff positions at the numbered Air Force, Major Command, Air Staff, Secretary of the Air Force and Joint Chiefs of Staff levels, and has commanded in support and operational organizations.  The General’s operational commands include tactical, strategic airlift and air refueling organizations.  General Gray also commanded the 89th Airlift Wing at Andrews AFB, MD, overseeing worldwide special airlift, logistics and communications support for the President, Vice President, Secretary of State, Secretary of Defense and other senior leaders of the United States.  Prior to his current assignment, the General was Commander of the United States Air Force Expeditionary Center, Fort Dix, NJ.

Awarded his wings in 1978, General Gray is a command pilot with more than 3,500 flying hours in the C-130E/H, EC-130, C-5, KC-135R, C-32 and C-17.


Longboat Key Club and Resort
Harbourside Ballroom
3200 Harbourside Drive
(North Gate past Publix)

Longboat Key, FL 34228

Reception:  5:30 PM to 6:00 PM
Dinner / Speaker:  6:00 PM to 7:30 PM

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