Bridging the gap: MS Gulfport Defense Forum
U.S. Air Force Col. Debra Lovette, 81st Training Wing commander, delivers the 81st TRW mission briefing during the Mississippi Gulf Coast Defense Forum inside the Courtyard by Marriott Gulfport Beachfront in Gulfport, Mississippi, Dec. 3, 2018. The two-day forum is a product of the Association of Defense Communities, an organization focused on advancing community-military partnerships that promote the value of military installations, strengthen communities and states through collaborative relationships and sustainable regional planning. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)