Another truly memorable photo for the Baton from the Pentagon U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) The US Baton at the Pentagon with Secretary Jessica L. Garfola Wright November 2014
To see the US Baton in such distinguished hands is indeed an honour, Secretary Wright is a person who truly and fully understands the Baton’s cause of being “loyal to those who loyally serve” that is obvious from her immense military service and a serving son
Secretary Jessica L. Garfola Wright assumed the responsibilities of the Under Secretary of Defence for Personnel and Readiness and was confirmed by the United States Senate on June 25, 2014. 
She became the senior policy advisor to the Secretary of Defence on recruitment, career development, pay and benefits for 1.4 million active duty military personnel, 1.1 million Guard and Reserve personnel, 748,000 DoD civilians, and was responsible for overseeing the overall state of military readiness.
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The Photo L-R SGM Michael Schultz USA Senior Enlisted Advisor (SEA) Reserve Affairs – Secretary Jessica Wright Stuart Taylor President & CEO Lt Col Damien Trower AAC British defines Staff USA