Florida

Be a part of the USGLC

We are helping build a more prosperous and safer Florida. For more information on how you can get involved with the USGLC in Florida, please contact Karl Beckstein at (202) 730-4154.

The USGLC has a strong presence in Florida, where the international affairs budget is vital to the local economy.

Key Fact

Florida exported over $64.8 billion in goods and services to foreign markets in 2011.

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Florida Advisory Committee

Honorary Co-Chairs

Sen. Mel Martinez (R-FL)

Sen. Mel Martinez
(R-FL)

(2005-2009)

Donna E. Shalala

Donna E. Shalala

President,
University of Miami

In Florida, the USGLC partners with a diverse group of business, non-profit, academic, and military leaders to form state-wide Advisory Committees. The USGLC Advisory Committee works across Florida to educate and inspire support from Floridians and policymakers on the importance of America’s civilian-led tools of diplomacy and development.

Full List of Florida Advisory Committee
(as of September 2014)

Florida Events

America's Global Leadership: Impact on Florida

America's Global Leadership: Impact on Florida

A luncheon discussion on the benefit our investment in the world brings to our community and local businesses.

Impact 2012: Foreign Policy Luncheon in Tampa

Impact 2012: Foreign Policy Luncheon in Tampa

Join us for lunch and a discussion on the importance of U.S. global engagement to our national and economic security and its impact on Florida’s future.

Tampa, FL: Republican National Convention

Tampa, FL: Republican National Convention

America’s Leadership in the World: Our Legacy. Our Future.

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USGLC in Florida

October 18, 2012
Sylvia Burwell, Gen. Anthony Zinni, Robert Zoellick, Al Cardenas and Ann Lewis engage in a discussion on U.S. foreign policy and America’s role in the world at a luncheon in Tampa, Florida.
August 29, 2012
The International Republican Institute, the U.S. Global Leadership Coalition, and ONE hosted a panel discussion during the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Florida to highlight U.S. leadership in international development. [read more]

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Advisory Councils

Top national leaders
support U.S. global
leadership.

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State Network

State Network

See how U.S. global leadership creates jobs in your community.

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