Retired Lt. Gen. Frank Libutti will speak to Corps of Cadets
Gen. Frank Libutti, United States Marine Corps retired, will address the
South Carolina Corps of Cadets at
Libutti is currently the New York City Police Department's Deputy Commissioner of Counter Terrorism. He will discuss leadership and ethics as part of The Citadel's Greater Issues Series, the premier lecture series at The Military College of South Carolina.
it was established in 1954, the Greater Issues Series has brought presidents,
heads of state, scholars, diplomats, journalists and distinguished business
and military leaders to
All Greater Issues speeches are free and open to the public.
is a 1966 graduate of The Citadel. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps
for 35 years before retiring in 2001. After his retirement, Libutti was
named Special Assistant for Homeland Security by President George Bush
and was responsible for developing and executing a strategy to strengthen
In May, Libutti received an honorary Doctor of Military Science from The Citadel.