Join us for a special event with a New York Times
Best Selling Author, Jennifer Palmieri. Her book, Dear Madam President: An Open Letter to Women Who Will Rule the World
, is an empowering letter to the first woman president and, by extension, to all individuals working to succeed in any field. Our evening will feature a conversation with Chris Riback, host of Chris Riback’s Conversations and whose politics podcast has been ranked No. 3 on iTunes News and Politics category.
According to Riback, "Palmieri considers it all – history, gender, the campaign, Donald Trump – and offers advice to the girls and women who, as she puts it, will run the world.” He adds, “The book is incredibly reflective. In a time of #MeToo and even #EnoughisEnough, the result is a really thoughtful story that captures our times and provides clear insights about the future.”
In an evening that is not for women only, we can all learn from Palmieri’s inspirational and practical advice for how we can make a difference today and for future generations.
is the former Director of Communications for the Hillary Clinton 2016 presidential campaign. She served as White House Communications Director for President Obama. Before her service at the White House, she served as the President of the Center for American Progress Action Fund. Earlier, Palmieri was the National Press Secretary for the 2004 John Edwards presidential campaign and for the Democratic National Committee in 2002. She served as a Deputy White House Press Secretary, Special Assistant to White House Chief of Staff Leon Panetta, and Deputy Director of Scheduling and Advance in the Clinton White House.
is co-founder of Good Guys Media Ventures and host of Chris Riback’s Conversations, podcasts on politics, business, technology, science and the arts, including Political Wire Conversations
, Investigating Breast Cancer
, and Working Capital Conversations
. Riback's Political Wire Conversations has been ranked No. 3 on iTunes News & Politics category. He also has served as guest host for a national show on the ABC radio network. Riback is co-author of “YOU WON, NOW WHAT? How Americans Can Make Democracy Work from City Hall to the White House
” (Scribner), a political management book widely hailed by prominent politicians and journalists as a must-read for “anyone seeking to understand how American politics operates.” Good Guys Media Ventures incubates digital media properties — including Good Guys Podcasts
— for businesses and non-profits, helping organizations connect with — and influence — audiences that matter.
The award-winning Scarsdale Adult School
is an independent not-for-profit organization offering a wide range of intellectually stimulating courses, lectures, and cultural activities, along with skill-enhancing and recreational classes to meet the needs and interests of adults in the greater Westchester community. SAS's purpose is to offer an enrichment curriculum for lifelong learning that includes educational lectures and courses, cultural events, and related activities of general interest to the public. SAS does not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, handicap, ethnic origin or sexual preference in the administration of its educational policies. All adults, regardless of domicile are welcome. Scarsdale Adult School was founded in 1938. An Evening with Jennifer Palmieri
is one of several 80th
Anniversary celebratory events scheduled throughout this year.