GW Hosts Rep. Jennifer Wexton, Business Leaders for Discussion

U.S. Rep. Wexton, professional attire, long blond hair, stands to the right of GW Pres. LeBlanc in suit. She is holding a photo.
President Thomas LeBlanc presented U.S. Rep. Jennifer Wexton (D-Va.) with a photo of a George Washington statue at an event with business leaders on the Virginia Science and Technology Campus on Tuesday. (Photo courtesy Loudoun County Chamber of Commerce)
February 27, 2019

Dozens of capital-area executives gathered at GW's Virginia Science and Technology Campus in Ashburn, Va. for a discussion with U.S. Rep. Jennifer Wexton (D-Va.).

The event, hosted at Exploration Hall in partnership with the Loudoun County Chamber of Commerce, brought together leaders from healthcare, banking, construction, information technology, consulting and nonprofit industries to hear about Ms. Wexton’s priorities and ask questions during an hourlong discussion.

It was Ms. Wexton’s first meeting with the Loudoun County business community since taking office in January.

Participants talked about issues ranging from expediting the security clearance process to developing better talent pipelines for high-demand fields such as cybersecurity and health care.

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