Steve Goldstein was sworn in as Under Secretary of State for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs on December 4, 2017, the State Department announced. Goldstein is slated to give introductory remarks at a PD Advisory Commission hearing on Friday, December 8. Photo credit: U.S. State Department
The December Public Diplomacy Council First Monday Forum celebrated the 70th Anniversary of the Marshall Plan. Guest speaker Karen Donfried (pictured right), President of the German Marshall Fund of the United States, discussed the impact of the Marshall Plan and the German Marshall Fund's effort of strengthening transatlantic relations. Photo Credit: Joe Johnson
This month's PDC Lunch and Learn topic was, "Of Campaigns & Corporations: Communications Strategies from Other Professions." The panelists included public affairs and former campaign experts who focused on reputation management and crisis communication in the world of political communication. Photo Credit By: Alma Burke
Our collaboration with the American Council of Ambassadors for the Kathryn W. Davis Fellows. Council members meet with each Fellow for several mentoring meetings where they share their experience in public diplomacy and career management. Pictured are the 2017 Fellows, Maren Payne-Holmes (far left) and Julius Tsai (right), with the Honorable Bruce Gelb.
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