Contested by Ourselves: An Examination of Existing Deployment Shortfalls (Fort to Port) and What To Do About It
Moderator: MG Stephen Farmen, USA (Ret.)
Mr. Don Welchoff, Executive Vice President, Tri-State
Ms. Theresa Lorinser, Manager, Marketing – Industrial Products, BNSF Railway
Mr. Larry Kelley, Executive Port Director/CEO, Port of Port Arthur
Mr. Tim Quillin, Director, Deployment Process Modernization Office, Ft. Lee, VA
Description: A detailed look at what it takes to transport equipment and supplies from Camps, Bases, Forts, and Stations to and through the ports via all modes of transportation. Panel will discuss labor shortfalls, inadequate installation deployment support manning levels, training weaknesses, infrastructure & equipment limitations and what to do about it.