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September 2021 Signature Speaker Series

September 8, 2021 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

$35.00 – $50.00

Road to Success: Women in the U.S. Army

MG Heidi Hoyle

U.S. Army Military Surface Deployment and Distribution Command


During this presentation MG Heidi Hoyle will share about:

  • Evolution of women’s roles and responsibilities in the U.S. Armed Forces
  • Shooting for the Stars: Those who paved the way for women in the Army
  • Perseverance: MG Hoyle’s personal story of challenges and success


Key Takeaways:

1. Women have served the United States Army since 1775 and remain an invaluable and essential part of the Army today.

2. Generations of women, whose dedication, commitment, and quality of service helped open the doors of opportunity for us today.

3. Our actions today will pave the way for generations to come.


More about MG Hoyle:

Major General Heidi J. Hoyle is a native of Bay City, Michigan, and was commissioned as an Ordnance Officer following her graduation from the United States Military Academy at West Point, New York, in 1994. Branch detailed to the Chemical Corps, Major General Hoyle attended the Basic Course at Fort McClellan, Alabama, and then moved to Hanau, Germany, for her first assignment as the Battalion Chemical Officer in 7-227th Aviation Regiment. After a quick transition course at Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, she served as Accountable Officer, then Shop Officer, in the 71st Ordnance Company before serving as the Maintenance Support Operations Officer of the 18th Corps Support Battalion. Following the Combined Logistics Officer Advanced Course and Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) School, she commanded the 761st Ordnance Company (EOD) and also served as the Battalion Operations Officer of the 19th Maintenance Battalion at Fort Sill, Oklahoma.

Read more……Commanding-General-MG-Hoyle-1.pdf

Your server will take your order at the event.  You will have a choice of: 

Sea Bass
Breast of Chicken
Crab Cakes
Petite Filet Mignon – $15 upcharge (please contact Julie at stlpwa@gmail.com to upgrade your order)

Your meal will also be served with:
Wedge Salad
Brussel Sprouts
Roasted Potatoes

Menu includes coffee, tea, and soft drinks

Please advise your server of any food allergies.  Thank you.

Disclaimer:  Photos and videos of all members, guests, speakers, and affiliates may be used in any and all publications and materials promoted by PWA.

The Professional Women’s Alliance is an organization of women supporting one another for personal and professional development.  We strive to keep the annual membership cost affordable to encourage participation.  We also believe in “try it before you buy it” which is the reason we offer potential members the opportunity to attend two events before deciding to join.


September 8, 2021
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
$35.00 – $50.00
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