Book Talk and Signing for the launch of Women Heroes of the US Army by Ann McCallum Staats

July 14, 2019 – 2:00pm-4:00pm


You are cordially invited to the launch of the newest book in the Chicago Review Press Women of Action series, Women Heroes of the US Army by Ann McCallum Staats. The event, scheduled for 2:00 PM, July 14, 2019, will be at the Women In Military Service For America Memorial.

“Women Heroes of the US Army” chronicles the critical role women have played in strengthening the US Army from the birth of the nation to today. Through the profiles featured, today’s young women meet smart, brave and determined women – past and present – who led the way for their military sisters to grow and prosper.

Guests will meet the author, talk with several of the featured heroes and view a short film by award winning filmmaker James Theres. All will be available to sign books and DVDs, which will be available for sale in the Memorial Gift Shop.

The event is free and open to the public. Written for ages 12 and up, the program is also ideal for daughters and sons, scout groups, teachers. To reserve a seat, you may RSVP here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/book-talk-and-signing-with-ann-mccallum-staats-tickets-63690924269




Book Signing and Fireside Chat with the Honorable Deborah Lee James

July 31, 2019 – 5:00pm-7:00pm


Join us for a special booksigning and fireside chat with the Honorable Deborah Lee James, 23rd Secretary of the Air Force.

Ms. James’ book, Aim High: Chart Your Course and Find Success, with a forward by Sheryl Sandberg, is praised by renowned government, military, industry and academic leaders as a testament to high ideals and hard work. As Secretary of the Air Force under President Obama, Debbie James served as “CEO” of a 660,000-person, $139 billion enterprise. She also held both staff and profit/loss positions at defense contractor giant SAIC, and today leverages all of her experience to advise within the world of the boardroom.

Please join us for a unique and inspirational evening devoted to the topic of principled leadership.

Books will be available for purchase in the Women’s Memorial Gift Shop.

RSVP online here: bit.ly/AimHigh-DLJ

Business attire requested. Refreshments to be provided.




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