WASHINGTON, June 8, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Each Presidential election year, the WBA presents this Signature Program, featuring a bi-partisan panel of prominent Presidential appointees who share their experience with the appointment process and executive service. The event features women from Democratic and Republican administrations spanning several decades. Representatives of the Presidential Campaigns also attend.
The discussion will elicit advice, opinions and anecdotes about the appointment process. A reception follows the panel discussion.
Who: Ann Compton, Former White House Correspondent, ABC News (moderator)
Sharon Bowen, Commissioner, U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (Obama Administration)
Katja Bullock, Special Assistant to the President for Presidential Personnel (Reagan, Bush I, and Bush II Administrations; Romney Transition Team)
Linda Chavez, White House Director of Public Liaison; Staff Director, U.S. Commission on Civil Rights (Reagan Administration); Chairman, National Commission on Migrant Education (Bush I Administration)
Dorothy Robyn, Special Assistant to the President for Economic Policy (Clinton Administration); Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Installations and Environment and Commissioner, Public Building Services, General Services Administration (Obama Administration)
Kathryn Thomson, General Counsel, U.S. Department of Transportation (Obama Administration)
Faith Whittlesey, U.S. Ambassador to Switzerland; Director, Office of Public Liaison (Reagan Administration)
What: Women's Bar Association of the District of Columbia Presidential Appointments Process: A Panel Discussion
When: Thursday, June 9, 2016, 6:00 – 9:00 pm
Where: City Club of Washington, D.C.; Columbia Square; 555 13th Street NW, Washington, D.C.
For more information, contact Carol Montoya, 202-639-8880, firstname.lastname@example.org.
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