On 26 February, Brigadier-General Stephen Lacroix, in company of Mrs. Isabel Niewola, Executive Director of the Inter-American Foundation, attended the reception of the XVIII Congressional Border Issues & NAFTA/USMCA Conference, hosted by the US-Mexico Chamber of Commerce.`
Panelists and moderators comprised of Members of Congress, representatives from the U.S. and Mexican State and Federal governments, as well as private sector individuals and experts had the opportunity to openly discuss on current conditions at the border and how these challenges can and should be addressed.
BGen Lacroix and Mrs. Niewola had the privilege to exchange with the Ambassador of Canada to the U.S., H.E. David MacNaughon and the Ambassador of Mexico to the U.S., H.E. Martha Bárcena Coqui and many experts in the field of border security.