-- Group focused on protecting national security and building economic prosperity --
Central, VA –Delegate Christopher K. Peace (R-Hanover) was pleased to recently be named to the Virginia Advisory Committee of the U.S. Global Leadership Coalition.
The Coalition focuses efforts on strengthening America’s economy and creating jobs. It brings together business leaders, community and academic leaders, policy and national security experts to discuss the importance of American global leadership in the world and to identify the role of diplomacy to advance our national interests on a global stage
“Focusing on strengthening America’s place in the global marketplace through increased economic growth, production and exportation of goods, and sound diplomatic relations are vital to our continued prosperity and national defense,” stated Peace. “I am honored to serve the Commonwealth’s voice on the Advisory Committee.”
A slogan of the Coalition is “Strengthening America's leadership in the world through a strategic investment in development and diplomacy.”
The U.S. Global Leadership Coalition is a broad-based influential network of 400 businesses and NGOs; national security and foreign policy experts; and business, faith-based, academic and community leaders in all 50 states who support a smart power approach of elevating development and diplomacy alongside defense in order to build a better, safer world.
To learn more about the Coalition please visit: www.usglc.org