Annual Awards Dinner

 

 Lt. General Frank Libbuti (Retired)

 

A native of Huntington, Long Island, New York, General Libutti rose through the ranks of the United States Marine Corps, retiring as the Commanding General, US Marine Corps Forces Pacific/Commanding General, Fleet Marine Force, Pacific Commander.  He was also the Commanding General of the Marine Forces General Command.

 

As a New York Deputy Police Commissioner, Libutti oversaw more than 300 people working in the Counter Terrorism Bureau and was nominated by President George W. Bush to serve as the Undersecretary for the Department of Homeland Security. In addition to counter –terrorism and security measures, Libutti’s tenure included the launch of a cyber alert system to help secure cyber space as well as initiatives to protect stadiums and sporting events.

 

The banquet will take place at 6:00 P.M. on Wednesday, October 21, 2015 at the Doubletree by Hilton Airport Hotel.