Join us for our 18th Annual Spring Gathering!
Thursday, June 5, 2014
Academy of Natural Sciences
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This year’s event features keynote speaker, Donna Brazile!
Veteran Democratic political strategist Donna Brazile is an adjunct professor, author, syndicated columnist, television commentator, Vice Chair of Voter Registration and Participation at the Democratic National Committee, and former chair of the DNC’s Voting Rights Institute.
Aside from working for the full recovery of her beloved New Orleans, Ms. Brazile is passionate about encouraging young people to vote, to work within the system to strengthen it, and to run for public office. Since 2000, Ms. Brazile has lectured at more than 125 colleges and universities across the country on such topics as “Inspiring Civility in American Politics,” “Race Relations in the Age of Obama,” and “Women in American Politics: Are We There Yet?”
Ms. Brazile worked on every Presidential campaign from 1976 through 2000, when became the first African-American to manage a political campaign.
Author of the best-selling memoir, “Cooking with Grease: Stirring Pots in American Politics,” Ms. Brazile is an Adjunct Professor at Georgetown University, a syndicated newspaper columnist for Universal Uclick, a columnist for Ms. Magazine and O, The Oprah Magazine, and an on-air contributor to CNN and ABC, where she regularly appears in ABC’s This Week.