Join us on Wednesday, March 7, 2018, for a one-night event, a talk with renowned presidential historian and author Jon Meacham!
In additional to his work as a presidential historian, Jon is a contributing writer to The New York Times Book Review, contributing editor at TIME, and Pulitzer Prize-winning author. Meacham’s latest book, "Destiny and Power: The American Odyssey of George Herbert Walker Bush," was a #1 New York Times bestseller and is available now in hardcover and paperback from Random House. He is currently at work on a biography of James and Dolley Madison.
Jon will discuss the Art of Leadership: Lessons from the American Presidency.
Date: March 7, 2018 Time: 7:00 p.m. Location: Sewickley Academy's Rea Auditorium Title: The Art of Leadership: Lessons from the American Presidency
Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Jon Meacham explores what 21st-century leaders in different fields of endeavor can learn from the greatest moments of our common past. The presentation ranges from Jefferson’s curiosity and JFK’s capacity to recover from his own mistakes to the management of conflicting egos as shown by Reagan and FDR and how George H.W. Bush dealt with the end of his Presidency. Jon will share how history can inform the decisions all of us make every day in positions that demand creative and innovative solutions.
Seating is limited! Reserve your seat(s) now! Register below.
This event is free and open to the public, but you must register for the event. Open seating is on a first come, first served basis.
Supported in part by the Albert and Bertha Sector Speaker Series Fund.