Job Fair at Fort Gordon Attracts 70-Plus Employers  - Diverse Military
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Job Fair at Fort Gordon Attracts 70-Plus Employers 



by Jasmine Anderson

FORT GORDON, GA – Georgia’s unemployment rate has steadily declined over the past year. A free hiring event at Fort Gordon aims to keep those numbers down.

“This is really different. I actually have to decide what I’m going to wear every day,” said Col. Rodney Lightfoot, Army Colonel and the Deputy Commander for 7th Signal Command.

Colonel Rodney Lightfoot is set to leave his 30-year military career behind. The dynamic of something different brings fear and anxiety – but it’s also exciting.

He’s got plans after retirement – like focusing on his small business and spending time with family – but he’s keeping his options open.

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