Join us at The Leadership Institute's headquarters for an insightful talk and a gourmet buffet breakfast.
Held the first Wednesday of each month, these breakfast meetings are an excellent opportunity for friends of the Institute to meet leading speakers and hear their thoughts on current affairs.
These breakfast meetings offer a great chance to share food and fellowship with like-minded friends. Past breakfasts have been attended by members of Congress, public policy experts, and columnists.
Wed 5: 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM EST
Steven P.J. Wood Building
1101 N Highland St
Arlington, VA 22201 Map
$10.00 discount for early registration until 11/30/18
Your Cost: $5.00
Become a Breakfast Club member and get 12 breakfasts for the price of 10!
Kay Coles James has an extensive background in crafting public policy and leading in nearly every sector of America's economy. She has worked at the local, state, and federal levels of government under the administrations of former U.S. President George H. W. Bush, former Virginia Governor George Allen, and former U.S. President George W. Bush, and she has also served dozens of organizations in the corporate, and nonprofit arenas. Mrs. James has a passion for serving the youth of America and has substantial experience in the field of education.
Today, Mrs. James is the President of The Heritage Foundation, America's premier conservative think tank. The Heritage Foundation is dedicated to formulating and promoting conservative public policies based on the principles of free enterprise, limited government, individual freedom, traditional American values, and a strong national defense. Mrs. James has also been a trustee of The Heritage Foundation for 12 years.
A graduate of Hampton University, Mrs. James is the recipient of numerous honorary degrees, including a Doctor of Laws from Pepperdine University, the University of Virginia's Publius Award for Public Service, and the Spirit of Democracy Award for Public Policy Leadership from the National Coalition on Black Civic Participation. As a commentator and lecturer, Mrs. James has appeared on network morning shows and several national news and talk programs. She is the author of three books: her award-winning autobiography Never Forget (1993); Transforming America from the Inside Out (1995); and What I Wish I'd Known Before I Got Married (2001).
Most importantly, Kay Coles James is the wife of Charles James, Sr. and the proud mother of three grown children and five grandchildren.