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POWER TALK with Athena Distinguished Fellow Jehmu Greene

October 25 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm EDT

Free

Join us for a conversation with Jehmu Greene, an award-winning progressive media and advocacy strategist, proud Texan and recent candidate for Chair of the Democratic National Committee. As a Fox News Political Analyst, Jehmu defends progressive values and policies on the network. She co-founded Define American with Jose Antonio Vargas, an initiative that works to elevate the conversation on immigration reform and is a founding board member of VoteRunLead, an organization credited with recruiting and training more than 15,000 women to run for political office. Previously she served as president of Rock the Vote, where under her leadership young voter turnout had the highest increase ever recorded in between two presidential elections; president of the Women’s Media Center and Executive Director of Texas Young Democrats.

Moderating this talk with be Erin Vilardi, founder of VoteRunLead.

Our Power Talks series features today’s leaders discussing provocative topics of the moment. Each talk is followed by an audience Q&A.

Details

Date:
October 25
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
Free

Venue

Julius Held Lecture Hall, Room 304 in Barnard Hall
3009 Broadway
New York, NY 10027 United States

Organizer

The Athena Center for Leadership Studies at Barnard College