The Chamber’s Government Affairs Committee is pleased to announce the next event in the Government: It’s Your Business Speaker Series – a breakfast with US Congressman John Joyce on Tuesday, August 13th at 8am at the Bedford Elks Country Club. The event is presented in partnership with Lehman Engineers.
Dr. Joyce was elected to serve as a member of Congress for Pennsylvania’s 13th Congressional District in November of 2018. He was sworn in to office on January 3, 2019.
A graduate of Bishop Guilfoyle High School, Penn State University (BS/Biology, 1979); and Temple University (M.D. 1983, with honors.)
After completing residency, he continued as a clinical instructor at Johns Hopkins Hospital. Dr. Joyce then worked with the United States Navy at Portsmouth Naval Hospital in Virginia during Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm. He received commendations from U.S. Navy Rear Admiral David B. LeStage for his work during this time.
Upon completion of his time with the Navy, Dr. Joyce returned to his hometown, Altoona, with his wife Alice and their three children, where they established Altoona Dermatology Associates. For over 25 years, Dr. Joyce and his wife have cared for patients in the Central Pennsylvania area, serving all ten counties in the 13th Congressional district.
The Government: It’s Your Business Breakfast will be his first speaking engagement with the Chamber since his election. Topics expected to be discussed include Health Care, National Security, Immigration, Education, the 2020 Presidential Campaign and more.
Cost to attend is $25 per person; Click Here to Register.
Sponsorships are available.