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UWF, American Security Project and retired military leaders to discuss climate-related risks to local military installations

WHAT: UWF’s Office of Research Administration and Engagement and the American Security Project have partnered to host a public panel discussion that will focus on the threat of climate change and extreme weather to military installations in Northwest Florida.

The event is part of the American Security Project’s National Climate Security Tour. Moderated by Dr. Matthew Schwartz, associate VP of research administration, panelists will include CAPT Tim Kinsella, USN (Ret.), executive director of the Aylstock, Witkin, Kreis & Overholtz Center for Leadership;  CAPT Rick Miller, USN (Ret.), founder & CEO, PHAROS Mission Critical Solutions; Dr. Brian Crisher, assistant professor in UWF’s Reubin O’D. Askew Department of Government; Dr. Haris Alibašić, associate professor in UWF’s Department of Administration and Law; and Eric Christianson, planner with the Emerald Coast Regional Council.

CAPT Miller will be available for media interviews.

For more information or to share the registration link, visit https://www.americansecurityproject.org/events/.

WHEN: Monday, April 24, 2023

TIME: 5:30 – 6:30 p.m.

Museum of Commerce
201 Zaragoza St.
Pensacola, FL 32502

University of West Florida
Brittany Sherwood
C: 850.503.6510
Allison Morgan
C: 727.946.1966

The American Security Project
Tucker Hamilton
C: 303.304.9439