Veterans Resource Fair

Tacoma Dome

Apr. 20 | 9:00 a.m. -3:00 p.m.

The Veteran Resource Fair is a community partnership between various veteran owned agencies, nonprofits, federal, state, and local county agencies whose aim is to provide an annual and reliable place and event where Pierce, King, Kitsap and Thurston County Veterans and their families can obtain direct connections and information on many different types of veteran specific programs and resources.

This event is open to all Veterans, active duty US Military, Reservists and National Guard as well as family members.

A current photo of 1st Lt. Katie Blanchard, who is continuing facial surgeries while working on a graduate degree at the University of Washington.

The CMS Presents: Katie Blanchard

How do you make work safe after surviving a murder attempt?

Apr. 26 | 6:30 p.m. | Xavier Hall, Pacific Lutheran University

First Lt. Katie Blanchard was severely burned in the September 2016 incident at the Munson Army Health Center on Fort Leavenworth.

PLU alumnus and active-duty Army officer Katie Blanchard survived a murder attempt in the line of duty. Come hear how you can be a leader who ensures the safety of those around you.

A former civilian hospital employee was sentenced to 20 years in prison for trying to kill Katie by setting her on fire.

The Pacific Northwest Agora is an after-hours professional club that brings remarkable people together for fascinating conversation.