Leadership in a Pandemic | MSU Denver & George Mason University

Fri Apr 17, 2020
Leadership in a Pandemic April 14 (3:00pm MDT/5:00pm EDT)Please join the Schar School of Policy and Government at George Mason University and Metropolitan State University of Denver for an online discussion: Leadership in a Pandemic. Using recent events surrounding the USS Theodore Roosevelt, a US Navy carrier, the discussion will focus on governmental leadership and the actions/inactions of those involved. We have three distinguished panelists, all with extremely relevant expertise and backgrounds. This will be an off-the-record, moderated discussion, with time for questions.Janine Davidson, President, Metropolitan State University Dr. Davidson served as the 32nd undersecretary of the United States Navy and the president’s appointed “chief management officer” for the Navy and Marine Corps. She also serves as a presidentially appointed commissioner for the National Commission on Military, National and Public Service. She was a faculty member in the Schar School, among others, and was an aviation and aerobatics flight instructor at the U.S. Air Force Academy. She began her career as an Air Force officer and cargo pilot. She was a distinguished graduate of the Air Force Squadron Officer School and was the first woman to fly the Air Force’s tactical C-130. Bruce H. Lindsey, Vice Admiral (retired) Vice Admiral Lindsey recently retired as the Deputy Commander of the US Fleet Forces Command in Norfolk, VA. As such, he was responsible for the surface, subsurface, and Navy aviation assets on the Atlantic side of the country. He commanded the USS Carl Vinson, a carrier, providing humanitarian assistance and disaster relief to the people of Haiti and executing a deployment in support of Operations Enduring Freedom and New Dawn. He holds a master’s degree in strategic studies from the Navy War College and a PhD in Public Policy from the Schar School.Michael Morell, Moderator Mr. Morell spent 33 years with the Central Intelligence Agency, serving as Deputy Director and, on two occasions, Acting Director. During his CIA Career, he also served as Director of Intelligence and Executive Director. Currently, he is a senior national security contributor for CBS News and host of its national security podcast Intelligence Matters, and serves as a Distinguished Visiting Professor at the Schar School.https://secure.touchnet.com/C20788_ustores/web/product_detail.jsp?PRODUCTID=1427&SINGLESTORE=true