Latest News

Latest News

Meridian: Young Professionals have a climate change roundtable Zoom on Wednesday this week! View Calendar »

Latest News

Help us expand the conversation! Invite your friends, family and coworkers to join the Council by sharing this flyer, the special referral link or our Facebook post.

New members who join at this link will receive two extra months of membership for free (14 months for the price of 12 months). And, for every new membership that lists you as the referring member, you will receive a two-month membership extension!

Latest News

Need more books? Please consider shopping local with longtime Council partner Interabang Books. Buy online, download e-books to your device, listen to an audiobook or go by the store for delivery to your car.

Latest News

We’re here for you – our staff can be reached as always via our main number (214-965-8400) or at their individual extensions and emails.

Events
Calendar View List View Printer-Friendly Version Print View Export as iCalendar
Event Details
Protocol: The Power of Diplomacy
Capricia Penavic Marshall, Chief of Protocol of the United States (2009-2013)

Wednesday, August 26, 2020 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Time Zone: America/Chicago
Local Time: Wednesday, August 26, 2020 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Selecting the perfect gift, wearing the right dress, correctly displaying a flag — any one of these easily overlooked details could mean the success or failure of a meeting between two world leaders. But who ensures these particulars are carefully prepared for?

Capricia Penavic Marshall says, “History often appears to consist of big gestures and dramatic shifts, for every peace treaty signed, someone set the stage, using hidden influence to affect the outcome.” Marshall built a career on setting those stages, effectively facilitating some of the most important state visits and meetings that have taken place over the past three decades, proving time and again that “protocol starts the wheels of diplomacy.”

Join City of Dallas Chief of Protocol Beth Huddleston as she and Marshall pull back the curtain on the “very detailed road map for whatever interaction, big or small,” that brings together “all of the nuances of the engagement that create a major impact.”

Capricia Penavic Marshall is the ambassador-in-residence at the Atlantic Council, where she also serves as senior advisor to the Arsht Latin America Center. Beginning her career as Special Assistant to Hillary Clinton during the 1992 presidential campaign, Marshall later served as Special Assistant to the First Lady before being appointed White House Social Secretary. In 2009, Marshall became Chief of Protocol, a role she held until 2013. A first generation American of Mexican and Croatian descent, she holds a B.A. in Political Science and International Studies from Purdue University and a J.D. from Case Western Reserve University.

Purchase the book from Interabang »

Learn about Virtual Programs »


Sponsored by Maisie L. Heiken

Location: Virtual Program
Fees: Complimentary
Calendar: Council Events
More Information
  Add this single event to my Outlook(TM) Calendar  Add this single event to my Google(TM) Calendar  Add this single event to my Yahoo!(R) Calendar

Strategic Partners

Home

Member of the

Contact Us

325 N. Saint Paul Street, Suite 4200
Dallas, TX 75201
Phone: (214) 965-8400
Fax: (214) 965-8419