Frances Hesselbein - A Salon Conversation
Thursday, November 5, 2009 5:30pm – 7:30pm
An intimate, salon-style conversation with Frances Hesselbein on the future of education, animated by Professor Jean Lipman-Blumen.
Invite Only. Refreshments served. Registration required.
Venue & Location
Hosted at the Pasadena home of Professor Jean Lipman-Blumen
Frances Hesselbein is the Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Leader to Leader Institute (formerly the Peter F. Drucker Foundation for Nonprofit Management) and served as its founding President. She was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1998. The award recognized her leadership as CEO of Girl Scouts of the U.S.A. (1976-1990), her role as the founding President of the Drucker Foundation, and her service as "a pioneer for women, diversity, and inclusion.“
Frances serves on many nonprofit and private sector corporate boards, including the Board of the Mutual of America Life Insurance Company, New York, the Veterans of Corporation Advisory Board, the Boards of the Center for Social Initiative at the Harvard Business School, the Hauser Center for Nonprofit Management at the Kennedy School, and U.C.S.D. graduate school of International Relations and Pacific Studies. She is the recipient of twenty honorary doctoral degrees.