F701 Winter 2020 What’s in the Daily News?
Mondays, 9:30–11:00, Jan. 27–Feb. 17
Moderators: Dorsey Chescavage, John Quinn, Dennis VanLangen, David Riley
Class limit: 60
This is a weekly forum for thoughtful, forthright and respectful exchange of information and opinions on current world, US, and regional news. Participants bring to the table a wealth of knowledge and experience in international affairs, government, industry, education, the military, and other areas. The discussion is always lively, and all participants have an equal opportunity to comment.
Dorsey Chescavage retired from the Jefferson Consulting Group, where she was a registered lobbyist specializing in military and veterans’ health care.
John Quinn is a retired Navy captain who spent 26 years in service. He later served 16 years in the federal civil service, first as a Navy civilian environmental law attorney, and later as a Navy and US Maritime Administration senior executive service official.
Dennis VanLangen served two years in the US Marine Corps and worked for 32 years in the federal government with the Internal Revenue Service and the Census Bureau. He now works as a part-time government contractor and volunteers with Volunteer Solutions, Fairfax County.
David Riley retired after 33 years of combined civilian and military service. Since earning his BS in business from George Mason University, he has worked for the Forest Service, Departments of the Army and Navy, and most recently the Internal Revenue Service. During his federal career he worked as a contracting officer and in project management.