A career transition workshop was hosted by the National Capital Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA-NCC) and Exelis Action Corps, a subsidiary of Harris, Corp., for recently retired or separated military communicators on July 15, 2015 at the Women in Military Service Memorial for America, Arlington Cemetery. Four panelists shared their successful transitions from military into civilian careers during a one-hour session focused on personal networking and job-hunting tips. The panelists included:
- David Albritton, Former VP and Chief Communications Officer, Exelis Inc.
- Vic Beck, Director of Communications, Northrop Grumman Corporation
- Karen Jeffries, Director of Communication, Navy Mutual Aid Association
- Chris T. O'Neil, Deputy Asst. Commissioner, Office of Public Affairs, U.S. Customs and Border Protection
PRSA is also honored to work with the US military public affairs community on PRSA Moving Veterans Forward PRSA Jobcenter: Moving Veterans Forward