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Mount Vernon Leadership Fellows Experiences and Speakers

Previous Tours/Visits

The White House
US Capitol
US Supreme Court
Defense Intelligence Agency
National War College
US Department of Commerce
Library of Congress
National Archives
National Portrait Gallery
National Museum of The American Indian
National Museum of American History
Washington Post
The Newseum
Embassy of Spain
US Institute of Peace
Share our Strength
Kennedy Center
Nationals Baseball


Past Selected Speakers

Lea Berman, Social Secretary President George W. Bush
Peter Cherukuri, 1776 President
Jon Clifton, Gallup Managing Partner
Mrs. Sarah Coulson, Regent, Mount Vernon Ladies Association
David Ferriero, Archivist of the United States
Congresswoman Virginia Foxx (NC)
Rear Admiral Lisa Franchetti
Tony Fratto, CNBC Contributor and Hamilton Place Strategies Founder
Kevin Gover, National Museum of the American Indian Director
Mary Katherine Ham, CNN Contributor
Dr. Anthea Hartig, National Museum of American History
Dr. Carla Hayden, Library of Congress Director
Lisa Hook, Neustar CEO and President
Ellen Herbst, Department of Commerce Acting Deputy Secretary
Admiral Michelle Howard
Col. Linda Jantzen, National War College
US Senator Tim Kaine (VA)
General John Kelly
Governor Dirk Kempthorne (ID), Former Secretary of the Interior
Olivier Knox, SiriusXM
Brian Lamb, C-SPAN Founder
Ken Lopez, A2L Consulting CEO and Founder
Christopher Lu, White House Cabinet Secretary, President Obama
Anita McBride, Chief of Staff to First Lady Laura Bush
Jonathan Martin, New York Times
Julie Mason, SiriusXM
Michael Morell, Former Acting Director/Deputy Director CIA
Julian Mulvey, Devine Mulvey Longabaugh, Political Campaign Advertisements
Neil Newhouse, Public Opinion Strategies Co-Founder
Alexandra Petri, Washington Post Columnist
Abby Phillip, CNN
Daniel Pink, NY Times Best Selling Author
Mark Preston, CNN
David Rubenstein, Carlyle Group Founder and Mount Vernon Leadership Fellows Benefactor
US Senator Tim Scott (SC)
Lt. General Vincent Stewart, Defense Intelligence Agency
US Supreme Court Justice
US Senator John Warner (VA – retired)
Togo West, Secretary for Veteran’s Affairs (Clinton Administration)
Gail West, Mount Vernon Ladies Association Vice Regent from Washington, DC
Scott Williams, Newseum President
whurley (William Hurley) Internet Entrepreneur