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April 13th, 2022
5:30 to 6:30 VIP Reception (Invite Only)
5:30 - 6:30 General Reception
6:30 to 9:00 Dinner & Presentations

The Frontiers of Flight Museum:
6911 Lemmon Ave, Dallas, TX 75209

Megellas & 5-Star Award Dinner
Benefiting Semper Fi & America's Fund

The America's Future Series Megellas Award will be presented by General David H. Petraeus on 4/13/2022 to General Joseph F. Dunford in Recognition of Distinguished Service to America's Military and to Our Nation as Civilian Servant Leader.

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LT COL James "Maggie" Megellas
General Joseph Dunford
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This will be an extraordinary night of engaging discussions and meaningful interaction with prestigious national leaders as we honor the legacy of LTC James "Maggie" Megellas. The Megellas Award recognizes the distinguished military career of Gen Joseph Dunford and his contributions to our nation as a civilian servant leader. 


Our host, General Petraeus, will accept the AFS 5 Star Award on behalf of Henry Kravis and KKR for Extraordinary Support of Our Military.

Maggie Megellas is the most heavily decorated 82nd Airborne Officer and outstanding patriot who continued to serve our nation in Vietnam, Yemen and at home championing civil rights, equality, social justice and U.S. national security until his 103rd year. 

Hosted By:


General David Petraeus

Former Director of the Central Intelligence Agency

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Notable Attendees

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Pete Sessions


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Darcy Anderson


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Meredith Walker

Global Economist and Philanthropist

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Adena Harman

C-Hear, Inc.

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JD Enright



LtGen Richard Carey



Pat Fallon


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MajGen Paul Kennedy

Leman - Kennedy, LLC

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MG Boe Young

Peacemaker Partners, LLC

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Clint Bruce

TRG Ventures

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Lt Gen Harry Raduege

The National Cybersecurity Center


John Cornyn

Senator (Tentative)

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Bob Campbell

Campbell Global Services, LLC

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Jesse Collard

C-Hear, Inc.

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Ken Peterman

The SpyGlass Group


Karen Guenther

Semper Fi & America's Fund

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David Hamilton

America's Future Series

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Scott Murray

CEO of Murray Media

Event Emcee

Promotional Partners

Gold Sponsor

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Semper Fi & America’s Fund is dedicated to providing assistance to our combat wounded, critically ill and injured service members, military family members, and veterans, from all branches of the U.S. Armed Forces.


David Hamilton

Founder and CEO America's Future Series

The America's Future Series is a non-partisan speaker series founded in 2010 with support from T. Boone Pickens,  Ross Perot, Sr., and Randall Stephenson to provide a civil forum to discuss U.S. Global Competitiveness and National Security. The AFS also recognizes and benefits worthy military causes. To date, over $6,500,000 has been raised via donations and event proceeds.

What is America's Future Series?

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