|DAYTON-WRIGHT CHAPTER CHAPTER - Nov 15, 2007|
The guest speaker of the November chapter meeting was Richard Reed, chief of the Logistics Support Office (LSO), Air Force Materiel Command, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio. He said the LSO manages and supports a wide variety of logistics programs for the Air Force. He is responsible for the development of Air Force distribution policies for cargo movement, metrics and analysis of the logistics pipeline. Reed explained that he operates the Air Force Air Clearance Authority and manages the Air Force $300 million Second Destination Transportation Account. Additionally he manages the Air Force Materials Handling Engineering Program, the Air Force Packaging Technology and Engineering Facility and implementation of automatic identification technology within the Air Force. Reed was presented with a Wright Brothers coin set by Michelle Corcoran, chapter vice president, in appreciation of his visit. Norman Nelson, chapter corporate membership director, presented Anthony Perfillio, Rendigs, Fry, Kiely and Dennis, LLP, with a new corporate member plaque. Perfilio also is a chapter director and former chapter chairman of the board.