The 'Faces of Strength'

By Sgt. Jesus J. Aranda, 25th Infantry Division Public Affairs OfficeAugust 27, 2010

SGT Daisy Glass, an NCO with 643rd Engineer Co., 84th Engineer Bn., sings the National Anthem prior to the "Faces of Strength" Women's Equality Day Observance ceremony at the Nehelani Banquet and Conference Center, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii, Aug. 27. In addition to performing the National Anthem during the event, Glass also graduated the 25th ID Equal Opportunity Leader Course following the event. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Jesus J. Aranda, 25th Infantry Division Public Affairs Office)
1 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – SGT Daisy Glass, an NCO with 643rd Engineer Co., 84th Engineer Bn., sings the National Anthem prior to the "Faces of Strength" Women's Equality Day Observance ceremony at the Nehelani Banquet and Conference Center, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii, Aug. 27. In addition to performing the National Anthem during the event, Glass also graduated the 25th ID Equal Opportunity Leader Course following the event. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Jesus J. Aranda, 25th Infantry Division Public Affairs Office) (Photo Credit: Sgt. Jesus J. Aranda, 25th Infantry Division Public Affairs Office) VIEW ORIGINAL
SGT Wanita Wilson, 84th Engineer Bn., and SGT Denise Minter, 225th BSB, 2nd BCT Rear Detachment, listen as a panel of women senior-enlisted and field grade officers discuss their experiences and opinions regarding the service of women in the military during the "Faces of Strength" Women's Equality Day Observance ceremony at the Nehelani Banquet and Conference Center, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii, Aug. 27. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Jesus J. Aranda, 25th Infantry Division Public Affairs Office)
2 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – SGT Wanita Wilson, 84th Engineer Bn., and SGT Denise Minter, 225th BSB, 2nd BCT Rear Detachment, listen as a panel of women senior-enlisted and field grade officers discuss their experiences and opinions regarding the service of women in the military during the "Faces of Strength" Women's Equality Day Observance ceremony at the Nehelani Banquet and Conference Center, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii, Aug. 27. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Jesus J. Aranda, 25th Infantry Division Public Affairs Office) (Photo Credit: Sgt. Jesus J. Aranda, 25th Infantry Division Public Affairs Office) VIEW ORIGINAL
A panel of women senior-enlisted and field grade officers discuss their experiences and opinions regarding the service of women in the military during the "Faces of Strength" Women's Equality Day Observance ceremony at the Nehelani Banquet and Conference Center, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii, Aug. 27. The members of the panel have served more than 90 combined years of service to the U.S. Army. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Jesus J. Aranda, 25th Infantry Division Public Affairs Office)
3 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – A panel of women senior-enlisted and field grade officers discuss their experiences and opinions regarding the service of women in the military during the "Faces of Strength" Women's Equality Day Observance ceremony at the Nehelani Banquet and Conference Center, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii, Aug. 27. The members of the panel have served more than 90 combined years of service to the U.S. Army. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Jesus J. Aranda, 25th Infantry Division Public Affairs Office) (Photo Credit: Sgt. Jesus J. Aranda, 25th Infantry Division Public Affairs Office) VIEW ORIGINAL
CSM Valerie Greene, Headquarters and Headquarters Battalion, 25th ID, answers a question as a member of the discussion panel during the "Faces of Strength" Women's Equality Day Observance ceremony at the Nehelani Banquet and Conference Center, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii, Aug. 27. The members of the panel responded to questions including the performance and future of women in the military. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Jesus J. Aranda, 25th Infantry Division Public Affairs Office)
4 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – CSM Valerie Greene, Headquarters and Headquarters Battalion, 25th ID, answers a question as a member of the discussion panel during the "Faces of Strength" Women's Equality Day Observance ceremony at the Nehelani Banquet and Conference Center, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii, Aug. 27. The members of the panel responded to questions including the performance and future of women in the military. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Jesus J. Aranda, 25th Infantry Division Public Affairs Office) (Photo Credit: Sgt. Jesus J. Aranda, 25th Infantry Division Public Affairs Office) VIEW ORIGINAL
LTC Emily Schiffer, the deputy SJA, 25 ID, answers a question as a member of the discussion panel during the "Faces of Strength" Women's Equality Day Observance ceremony at the Nehelani Banquet and Conference Center, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii, Aug. 27. Schiffer and her fellow members of the panel drew on their individual experiences and backgrounds to offer personal opinions and advice on the past, present and future of women in the military. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Jesus J. Aranda, 25th Infantry Division Public Affairs Office)
5 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – LTC Emily Schiffer, the deputy SJA, 25 ID, answers a question as a member of the discussion panel during the "Faces of Strength" Women's Equality Day Observance ceremony at the Nehelani Banquet and Conference Center, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii, Aug. 27. Schiffer and her fellow members of the panel drew on their individual experiences and backgrounds to offer personal opinions and advice on the past, present and future of women in the military. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Jesus J. Aranda, 25th Infantry Division Public Affairs Office) (Photo Credit: Sgt. Jesus J. Aranda, 25th Infantry Division Public Affairs Office) VIEW ORIGINAL