DOJ panelists: Cynthia Coe, Maureen Johnston, & Megan Marks

Leadership Through Mentorship

Students connect with prominent leaders through the School's Leadership Through Mentorship Program, which brings some of the world’s brightest leaders to campus for multiday visits. The School also hosts public lectures and student-only talks with accomplished alumni, authors, and other distinguished policymakers.

2021-2022 Leadership Visitors

Spring 2022

Ezekiel J. Emanuel

Ezekiel J. Emanuel

Vice Provost for Global Initiatives; Diane v.S. Levy and Robert M. Levy University Professor; Co-Director of the Healthcare Transformation Institute, University of Pennsylvania

Haddy Gassama

Haddy Gassama

National Director of Policy and Advocacy, UndocuBlack Network

Eddy Zheng

Eddy Zheng

President and Founder, New Breath Foundation; 2019-21 Rosenberg Foundation Leading Edge Fellow

Sue Biniaz

Sue Biniaz

U.S. Deputy Special Envoy on Climate Change

Cynthia Coe

Cynthia Coe

Deputy Chief, Special Litigation Section, Civil Rights Division of the U.S. Department of Justice

Maureen Johnston

Maureen Johnston

Trial Attorney, Special Litigation Section, Civil Rights Division of the U.S. Department of Justice

Megan Marks

Megan Marks

Trial Attorney, Special Litigation Section, Civil Rights Division of the U.S. Department of Justice

Pamhidzai Bamu

Pamhidzai Bamu

Law Programme Coordinator for Africa, Women in the Informal Economy Globalizing and Organizing (WIEGO); Deputy Chair, African Labour Law Society

Khashayar Ghashghai

Khashayar Ghashghai

Director, Office of Human Rights and Humanitarian Affairs, Bureau of International Organizations Affairs

Amb. Juan Carlos Pinzon

Amb. Juan Carlos Pinzón MPP '10

Ambassador of Colombia to the United States

Jane Mayer

Jane Mayer

Chief Washington Correspondent and Staff Writer, The New Yorker

Fall 2021

Gen. John Rutherford Allen, USMC (Ret.)

Gen. John Rutherford Allen, USMC (Ret.)

President, The Brookings Institution; Former commander, NATO International Security Assistance Force and U.S. Forces in Afghanistan

Shamil Idriss

Shamil Idriss

Chief Executive Officer, Search for Common Ground

Dr. Mercedes D’Alessandro

Dr. Mercedes D’Alessandro

National Director of Economy and Gender, Ministry of Economy, Argentina

Sonal Shah

Sonal Shah

President, The Asian American Foundation

Senator Harry Reid

Senator Harry Reid

Former Senator, Nevada (1987-2017); Former Senate Majority Leader (2007-2015)

Dr. Celine Gounder ’97

Dr. Celine Gounder ’97

Epidemiologist; Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine and Infectious Diseases, Grossman School of Medicine, New York University

Sarah McBride

Sarah McBride

Delaware State Senator, 1st District