2023 LANPAC Leadership Forum

Event Description

The 2023 LANPAC Leadership Forum (LLF) professionally developed and inspired leaders, showcased USARPAC subordinate units, and engaged both allies and partners across the USINDOPACOM area of responsibility. The theme for the 2023 LLF was “Building Trust and Enduring Relationships Across the Indo-Pacific.”

AUSA Leadership Forum Hears from Villanueva

Alejandro Villanueva speaks to guests at AUSA's LANPAC
AUSA Leadership Forum Hears from Villanueva

From the Army to the National Football League, leadership and trust are critical to success, former Army Ranger and professional football player Alejandro Villanueva said.

Speaking May 18 at the LANPAC Leadership Forum hosted in Honolulu by the Association of the U.S. Army’s Center for Leadership, Villanueva shared his story with about 90 midgrade leaders from all three components of the U.S. Army and seven allies and partners, including Australia, Canada, Fiji, Japan, Mongolia, the Philippines and the United Kingdom.

Fort Stewart Leadership Forum

First, facilitators LTG (R) Leslie Smith and CSM (R) Mario Terenas brought together 3rd ID leaders (68 Platoon Leaders & Platoon Sergeants), AUSA Young Professionals (3), Georgia Southern University Parker College of Business students (10), and Georgia Southern University ROTC Cadets (10). This event inspired leaders to think deeply about leveraging talent management and building, maintaining, and restoring trust.