July 13, 2007
By Tara Clements, USAAC
, Tiffany Knight, Weber Shandwick
Sgt. 1st Class Michael Steele, a local Detroit recruiter spends time with convention attendants at the Army exhibit.
Maj. Lisa M. Bellamy Recruiting Operations Officer and Maj. Clifford F. Buttram, Jr. Army officer Education Program, from University of Michighan, with NAACP Youth and College division students.
The U.S. Army Co-Sponsored the NAACP Roy Wilkins Leadership Luncheon, as the young guests arrived Command Sgt. Maj. Hershel L. Turner, U.S. Army Cadet Command, greets the attendees.
From Left: Maj. (ret.) Patricia Overton, Capt. Anton Bellamy, Michael Chertoff, Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security, Lt. Col. Lance Hilton and Maj. Lisa Bellamy at the annual NAACP Armed Services & Veterans Affairs Dinner.
Maj. Gen. John R. Hawkins, III recieves the Roy Wilkins Award during the Armed Services & Veteran Affairs Dinner at the NAACP Convention in Detroit, Mich. on Wednesday.
Sgt. 1st Class Derryc A. Jarman with NAACP interim President Dennis Courtland Hayes at the Presidents Reception.
Maj. Lisa M. Bellamy, Recruiting Operations Officer University of Michigan, talks about the benefits of ROTC at the Army booth with NAACP exhibit visitors.
Fred Whitfield Army sponsored World Champion Roper, at the NAACP Convention signing autographs for young fans visiting the Army exhibit booth.
Capt. Andre Bellamy, USAREC Dearborn Company Commander, meets Julian Bond, Chairman, NAACP during the NAACP National Convention in Detriot, Mich.
Sgt. 1st Class Christy Pope, U.S. Army Accessions Command and Sgt. 1st Class Michael Steele, Dearborn Recruiting Company talk to students about the Army.
Col. Anthony Reyes spends his afternoon at the NAACP Roy Wilkins Youth Leadership Luncheon, talking to students from across the nation visiting the NAACP Convention. The U.S. Army was a Co-Sponsor of the Luncheon, hosting 500 students.