Retired admiral to speak to Valley Rotary Thursday

Retired U.S. Navy admiral Bill Center will speak to the Snoqualmie Valley Rotary Club at their morning meeting, 7 a.m. this Thursday, Sept. 26, at Snoqualmie Ridge TPC.

Center is a Senior Fellow for the International Fellows Programs, University of Washington Daniel J. Evan's School of Public Affairs.

In his talk, Center focuses on "Rethinking America's Approach to Terrorism".

A specialist in policy analysis, strategic planning and organization development, Center served as a senior advisor to the Joint Chiefs of Staff on arms control, non-proliferation, environmental matters, and international agreements. He was General Colin Powell's deputy director for international negotiations and served in the same role for General John Shalikashvili. In his final assignment, from May 1996 to May 1999, he commanded the Navy’s third largest fleet concentration area, Navy Region Northwest.

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