LATHAM--Col. Steve Rowe, the Chief of Staff of the New York Army National Guard speaks with New York Army National Guard junior non-commissioned officers at New York State Division of Military and Naval Affairs headquarters on Friday, Sept. 20, 2019 during a two-day Future Leaders Conference hosted by Command Sgt. Major David Piwowarski. More than 80 Soldiers took part in the conference. They also heard from Major General Ray Shields, the Adjutant General of New York and took part in the new Army Combat Fitness Test.