Karen Finney, Senior Advisor for Hillary Clinton’s 2016 presidential campaign, and Doug Heye, CNN Political Commentator

[soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/346296222″ params=”color=#ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&show_teaser=true” width=”100%” height=”166″ iframe=”true” /] Read the Reflection Article by Ali Greatsinger. Leadership in Effectively Communicating for Causes or Issues Wed., Oct. 4, 2017 Karen Finney Most recently Karen Finney was a Senior Advisor and Senior Spokesperson for Hillary Clinton’s 2016 presidential campaign. She was also the Communications Director for Vice Presidential nominee, Senator Tim Kaine. Karen has a wide range of experience in media, politics and communications strategy, including hosting her own television show on MSNBC, “Disrupt … Continue reading “Karen Finney, Senior Advisor for Hillary Clinton’s 2016 presidential campaign, and Doug Heye, CNN Political Commentator”

Trent Lott, former U.S. Senate Majority Leader and Senator from Mississippi

[soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/290808435″ params=”color=ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false” width=”100%” height=”166″ iframe=”true” /] Read the reflection article by Writing Fellow Junaid Nabi. Bipartisan Leadership: A Conversation with Trent Lott Tuesday, October 25, 2016 This was part two of an ongoing series regarding the United States federal government’s focus on public health in the U.S. Watch part one with former Senator Thomas Daschle here.   Senator Trent Lott represented the people of Mississippi in Congress for 35 years and is one of a handful of officials to … Continue reading “Trent Lott, former U.S. Senate Majority Leader and Senator from Mississippi”

Thomas Daschle, Former Senator Majority Leader and Founder & CEO of the Daschle Group

Leadership In and Out of Government Tuesday, March 8, 2016 [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/251837322″ params=”color=ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false” width=”100%” height=”166″ iframe=”true” /]   This was part one of an ongoing series regarding the United States federal government’s focus on public health in the U.S. Watch part two with former Senator Trent Lott here. Senator Daschle is the Founder and CEO of The Daschle Group, A Public Policy Advisory of Baker Donelson. The Daschle Group is a full-service strategic advisory firm that advises clients on a … Continue reading “Thomas Daschle, Former Senator Majority Leader and Founder & CEO of the Daschle Group”

Janet Napolitano, President, University of California

The Difference Between Management and Leadership Wednesday, March 25, 2015 [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/198782189″ params=”color=ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false” width=”100%” height=”166″ iframe=”true” /] Janet Napolitano was named the 20th president of the University of California on July 18, 2013, and took office on Sept. 30, 2013. She leads a university system with 10 campuses, five medical centers, three affiliated national laboratories, and a statewide agriculture and natural resources program. Napolitano is a distinguished public servant with a record of leading large, complex organizations at the federal and state … Continue reading “Janet Napolitano, President, University of California”

Elaine Kamarck, Senior Fellow in Governance Studies, Brookings

Elaine Kamarck spoke on Leading Change: The Convergence of Politics and Policy, discussing how her career evolved between academia and politics, the Affordable Care Act (ACA), and changes in the nature of politics from the early 1990′s to now.

Sheila Burke, Former Chief of Staff to Former Senator Bob Dole

Pushing Healthcare Decisions through the U.S. Congress Sheila Burke was Chief of Staff to Senator Bob Dole, from 1986 to 1996, when he was Senate Minority and then the Majority Leader. In 1995, she was elected as Secretary of the Senate, the chief administrative officer of the U.S. Senate. Starting as a member of the staff of the Senate Finance Committee in 1978 she was responsible for legislation relating to Medicare, Medicaid and other health programs. Burke became Deputy Staff … Continue reading “Sheila Burke, Former Chief of Staff to Former Senator Bob Dole”