"Breakfast with the DoD"
7:30 am - 8:30 am

Room: Washington

Ticket Required


Opening Remarks

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COL. Kyle Reed

Fort Bragg Garrison Commander

COL Kyle Reed grew up in Alabama, and he was commissioned as a second lieutenant in the infantry. COL Reed began his professional career in 1996 as a Bradley Fighting Vehicle platoon leader and later as the Battalion Support platoon leader at Fort Stewart, Georgia. Following completion of the Infantry Officer Advance Course in 1999, he was assigned to the 1st Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division at Fort Bragg, North Carolina. While there, he served in a variety of assignments including a brigade and battalion assistant operations officer, command of Alpha and Headquarters Companies, 2nd Battalion, 504th Parachute Infantry Regiment, and commander of the United States Army Advanced Airborne School. 




Keynote Address


 R. Colette Carrizales 

Mission and Installation Contracting Command

Ms. R. Colette Carrizales is the Director for the Mission and Installation Contracting CommandContracting Center at Fort Bragg, North Carolina.  The Center is the largest contracting office within the 419th  Contracting Support Brigade (CSB) footprint that directly supports the Mission and Installation Contracting Command (MICC) and is responsible for providing a full spectrum of contracting support at Fort Bragg, and for all contract actions >$7M for Fort Drum, Fort Stewart, Fort Campbell, Fort Polk, and Fort Belvoir. Prior to joining the MICC Contracting Center Fort Bragg, 419th  CSB, Ms. Carrizales served as Deputy Director, MICC – Fort Bliss, Texas








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