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Great American Defense Communities Sponsor
The USAA family of companies provides insurance, banking, investments, retirement products and advice to nearly 13 million current and former members of the U.S. military and their families. Known for its legendary commitment to its members, USAA is consistently recognized for outstanding service, employee well-being and financial strength. USAA membership is open to all who are serving our nation in the U.S. military or have received a discharge type of Honorable – and their eligible family members. Founded in 1922, USAA is headquartered in San Antonio. For more information about USAA, follow us on Facebook or Twitter (@USAA), or visit usaa.com.
Tier One Sponsor
American States Utility Services, Inc. (ASUS) is a subsidiary of American States Water Company, an investor-owned utility company founded in 1929 and is publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the trading symbol AWR. Through site-specific, client-focused, 50-year utilities privatization contracts, ASUS provides operations, maintenance and construction management services for water and wastewater systems at a growing list of U.S. military installations. Today we operate systems supporting more than 350,000 military and civilian personnel and their families. Through our wholly-owned subsidiaries, we contract with the federal government to operate, maintain, renew, replace and construct water and/or wastewater systems on U.S. Army and Air Force installations in Texas (including areas of southeastern New Mexico), Maryland, Virginia, Florida, North Carolina and South Carolina. By providing reliable, safe, economical, and secure water and wastewater systems, we help the Department of Defense and the military services achieve their goals related to the conservation of resources, reduction of life cycle costs and the availability and dependability of mission-critical infrastructure.
Booz Allen Hamilton
Tier One Sponsor
Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years. Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments and not-for-profits around the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering, and innovation expertise.
With international headquarters in McLean, Va., the firm employs more than 22,600 people globally and had revenue of $5.41 billion for the 12 months ended March 31, 2016. To learn more, visit BoozAllen.com. (NYSE: BAH)
Matrix Design Group
Tier One Sponsor
Matrix Design Group is an award-winning interdisciplinary firm, providing professional engineering, consulting, environmental and planning and program management for both the public and private sectors. As specialists in sustaining installations, community advocacy and BRAC services, Matrix is a complete provider of innovation and solutions. With the industry’s most comprehensive experience, the Matrix team has the necessary expertise to assess installation closure susceptibility and the tools and knowledge to help defense communities remain vibrant.
Tier Two Sponsor
The Military Services Group of American Water (MSG) is proud to provide water and wastewater contract services to military installations across the country as part of the federal government’s Utility Privatization Program. MSG operates and maintains the water and/or wastewater systems at Fort A.P. Hill, Va., Fort Belvoir, Va., Hill Air Force Base, Utah, Fort Hood, Texas, Fort Leavenworth, Kan., Fort Meade, Md., Picatinny Arsenal, N.J., Fort Polk, La., Fort Rucker, Ala., Scott Air Force Base, Ill., Fort Sill, Okla., and Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif.
Tier Two Sponsor
DCUC is the premier defense trade association, representing the interests of defense credit unions operating on military installations worldwide.
Tier Two Sponsor
Kutak Rock assists local communities and companies in working with the military to increase national security capabilities through local economic development and improved infrastructure. Kutak Rock is the recognized national leader in federal privatization (P3 and P4) and advocates for community-based economic development at military installations. We have participated in more than 130 federal public-private transactions with a capital investment of more than $25 billion, represented more than 75 communities at more than 150 military installations and served as community advocates during the base realignment and closure process for more than 25 years. Located in the nation’s capital, our Federal Practice and National Security Law Group is supported by more than 500 professionals across the country.
Oasis Consulting Services
Tier Three Sponsor
Oasis Consulting Services is a certified, woman-owned small business (WBE) that specializes in providing innovative environmental, geotechnical and solid waste civil engineering solutions. Founded in 1996, we have expanded over the last two decades to provide award-winning services across the Southeastern United States and the Caribbean, including former Fort Gillem, former Fort McPherson, and Fort Benning. With multiple offices and an AASHTO-certified laboratory, Oasis has been consistently committed to achieving results and exceeding goals for more than 20 years — as is evident through our extensive list of repeat clients. Let us provide you with strategic solutions for the future.
The Roosevelt Group
Tier Three Sponsor
The Roosevelt Group serves as your eyes, ears and voice on Capitol Hill. From decades of working in Congress, the Department of Defense and with other executive branch agencies, our bipartisan team understands how to help our clients realize their business, policy and communication goals. And, we have the relationships to turn those goals into results.
Our team excels at developing targeted strategies that move your organization’s initiatives from the early planning phases to successful accomplishments. We provide our clients with strategic consulting, advocacy, federal business development and strategic communications services on a wide range of public policy issues, including defense, homeland security and intelligence.
Fort Polk Progress
Fort Polk Progress (FPP) is a regional organization focused on coordinating the efforts of the local communities, State of Louisiana and the Louisiana Congressional delegation on supporting the Army, the mission at Ft Polk, and the quality of life for soldiers and families stationed in Louisiana. Ft. Polk continues to be the largest employer in Louisiana as well as the largest single economic impact.
Since its inception in 2006, FPP and its member partners have participated in joint efforts with the State of Louisiana to increase infrastructure investments in the off-base communities. Within the last 4 years, this partnership effort has resulted in more than $40mil in water, sewer and road improvements. In addition, the local and state partners have invested more than $45mil in new schools. When the Army expressed an interest in expanding geographically, FPP worked with its partners again to assist in the success of the program, which has resulted in more than 47,000 new training acres for our military partners. In addition, FPP is leading an Education Initiative that is supporting schools in the effort to achieve constant academic improvement. Over $2mil in education grants were awarded in 2016 alone.
With the significant relationships that FPP has fostered at all levels, we are better prepared than ever to combat the challenges that we now face. In a challenging budget environment for our military partners, Ft Polk Progress communities have aggressively pursued Shared Services agreements that are resulting in millions in annual savings for Ft Polk. FPP will continue to improve military family quality of life, support the assigned missions and work to secure future mission opportunities for Ft Polk, Louisiana.
Fort Ord Reuse Authority
The Fort Ord Reuse Authority (FORA) oversees the nationally recognized Monterey Bay area economic recovery from former Fort Ord military base closure. The former Fort Ord is located on the California coastline near the Monterey Peninsula and consists of 45 square miles/28,000 acres.
FORA implements this legislatively mandated mission in the best interests of the communities by promoting replacement land use; assuring compliance with adopted measures; removing physical barriers to reuse; financing and constructing major components of the required infrastructure blight removal; and protecting identified environmental reserves.
FORA has been awarded numerous State and National awards for its planning and recovery successes.
Hampton Roads Military and Federal Facilities Alliance
The Hampton Roads Military and Federal Facilities Alliance is an eight-year-old organization that is designed to get and keep Federal facilities in southeastern Virginia. Its Board of Directors is composed of both elected and business leaders who work together for the economic betterment of citizens in the region.
MassDevelopment, the state’s finance and development agency, works with businesses, nonprofits, banks, and communities to stimulate economic growth. Through these collaborations we help create jobs, increase the number of housing units, revitalize urban environments, and address factors limiting economic growth including transportation, energy, and infrastructure deficiencies.
Missouri Military Preparedness and Enhancement Commission
The Missouri Military Preparedness and Enhancement Commission (MMPEC) is a nine-member, state-level entity appointed by the Governor and leaders of the Missouri House and Senate. MMPEC’s statutory responsibility is to provide leadership in the state’s efforts to preserve and enhance military installations, missions and agencies, to encourage the growth of defense businesses, and create a supportive environment for Service members, their families, and retirees. The Missouri Military Advocate, who is appointed directly by the Governor, serves as executive director for MMPEC. Consistent with law, MMPEC’s mission involves advising the governor and the general assembly on military issues and related economic and industrial development opportunities; making specific recommendations to policy makers regarding military and defense challenges and opportunities in Missouri; providing information and assistance to communities and other stakeholders; fostering strategic regional and state alliances; and encouraging economic development by fostering the development of industries related to defense.
PuebloPlex works to advance economic development within the community, collaborating with local economic development groups. PuebloPlex currently has tenants conducting manufacturing, warehousing and distribution operations, railcar storage and maintenance, as well as numerous business and personal storage tenants.
Targeted areas for reuse or redevelopment include:
- Megasite | Mega Park
- International Trade Zone
- Manufacturing | Logistics & Distribution
- Rail-Related Industry
- Transportation Loading Facility
- Renewable Energy
- Research & Development
- Business & Personal Storage
One of the largest rural business industrial centers in the Americas, TexAmericas Center brings together an unmatched land resource of over 12,000 acres. TexAmericas Center, just west of Texarkana, Texas, offers varied transportation, abundant natural and human resources, and adaptable infrastructure and a climate and culture that understand, appreciates and encourages growth.
Utah Defense Alliance
The Utah Defense Alliance (UDA) is a private 501c3 non-profit organization, incorporated in October 1993. The UDA Board of Directors is made up of between 9 and 25 at-large Directors and up to 20 ex-officio Directors. At large Directors include local business leaders, education leaders, and retired senior military members. Ex-officio members include city, county and state elected officials, and representatives from the offices of the Governor, United States Senate, and United States Congress. UDA’s mission is to: support Utah military missions, workload, and force structure; expand and strengthen Utah’s defense and aerospace industry; promote the availability of a highly skilled defense/aerospace workforce; and engage local, state, and national political, DoD and business leaders when necessary to support mission related issues.