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2015 JBLM, Madigan Army Medical Command, and Western Region Medical Command Army and Air Force leaders and the SSMCP Steering Committee


Elected Officials Council:  Open to all elected officials in greater Pierce and Thurston Counties

2015 Co-Chairs:

  • Pat McCarthy, Pierce County
  • Sandra Romero, Thurston County
  • Don Anderson, Lakewood                                                    

You can view materials from the Oct. 29 EOC Meeting here:

Tiffany Speir Presentation                                                                     Alfie Alvarado/Robin Baker Presentation                                   Amanda Fagan Presentation                                                                               2015 SSMCP Business & Community Survey                                       

Executive Leadership Team:

  • John Caulfield, Chair, City of Lakewood
  • Scott Spence, Vice-Chair, City of Lacey
  • Kevin Phelps, Pierce County
  • Tom Knight, JBLM Headquarters (ex officio)

Steering Committee:

Steering Committee Members

  • Larry Sanchez/Joe Cushman, Nisqually Tribe
  • Cliff Moore, Thurston County
  • Lon Wyrick, Thurston Regional Planning Council
  • Ted Danek, DuPont
  • Paul Loveless, Steilacoom
  • TC Broadnax, Tacoma
  • Steve Sugg, University Place
  • Grant Beck, Yelm
  • Seargant Major Eric Armstrong, Camp Murray Garrison Commander (ex officio)
  • Lieutenant Colonel Adam Iwaszuk, WA Military Dept. (ex officio)

Working Group Chairs:

  • Tom Pierson, TPC Chamber of Commerce (Economic Development WG)
  • Dona Ponepinto, United Way of Pierce Co. (Social Services WG)
  • Kevin Dayton, WA Dept. of Transportation (Transportation WG)
  • Dr. Anthony Chen, TPC Department of Health (Health Care WG)
  • Debbie LeBeau, Superintendent Clover Park School District (Education WG)


  • Bill Adamson, SSMCP Program Manager
  • Sarah Luna, SSMCP Program Coordinator

You can view materials from the 2015 Steering Committee Retreat here:

Event Summary

JBLM & Surrounding Communities Map

Tiffany Speir Presentation

John Caulfield Presentation

Kristine Reeves Presentation