Outgoing AUSA chapter president Ken Britt (left) and new president Nancy Jean-Louis with retired Brig. Gen. Guy Sand-Pingot, the chapter vice president of reserve affairs.

The Fairfax-Lee Chapter of the Association of the U. S. Army inducted new leaders at its “Last Wednesday Social,” June 26 at the Hilton Springfield.

Retired Lt. Col. Nancy Jean-Louis was inducted as president of the chapter, replacing retired Lt. Col. Ken Britt.

Jean-Louis has been a member of the chapter’s board of directors for four years and most recently served as vice president for individual membership. She retired from the Army in 2012. She is a Massachusetts Institute of Technology Fellow and holds a master’s degree in international security from University of Southern California.

Jean-Louis is also on the board of the National Coalition of 100 Black Women, Prince William County Inc., and the Prince William County Chamber of Commerce Veterans Council.

Britt has been with the Fairfax-Lee Chapter for 11 years and served as chapter president for the past two years. During his term, the chapter grew from 3,000 to 5,000 members and from 30 community partners to more than 50. Britt was recognized for his leadership, dedication, and compassion for Soldiers with

AUSA’s Distinguished Service Award.

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