Council Program Audience


We host leaders, scholars, authors, and changemakers in conversation – the people shaping our world. As a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization, we are committed to promoting understanding through programming that encompasses varied perspectives and experiences, providing a full picture of people, issues, and cultures.

Our mission is to educate and engage – not advocate.

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Areas of Work

Areas of Work






Doris Kearns Goodwin Promo
Fri Jun 14

An Unfinished Love Story: A Personal History of the 1960s

featuring Pulitzer Prize-winning author and NYT bestseller Doris Kearns Goodwin (Gail Koppman History Lecture)
06:30 PM CT | Dallas
Education is Freedom
Tue Jun 18

Education is Freedom

featuring James Keyes, former CEO of 7-Eleven and Blockbuster
06:00 PM CT
Dallas Federal Reserve
Thu Jun 20

Art of the Fed

Exclusive look of the art collection of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
06:00 PM CT | Dallas
Oil & Gas
Tue Jun 25

The Oil and Gas Sector in the Age of Energy Transition

Moderated by Michael A. Freeman, partner at Haynes Boone. Featuring panelists Matt Baker, managing director, energy, Prudential Private Capital; Jesse
06:00 PM CT | Dallas , TX
Member Social
Tue Jul 02

Summer Member Social

for Council members only
06:00 PM CT | Dallas , TX
6th Floor Museum
Tue Jul 09

Two Days in Texas

Exclusive tour of the 7th floor experience "Two Days in Texas"
06:00 PM CT | Dallas , TX
Mount Rushmore
Wed Sep 04

How the Best Did It: Leadership Lessons from Our Presidents

featuring presidential historian Talmage Boston, and Moderated by Jeff Engel
06:00 PM CT | Dallas
41st Mallon Placeholder
Tue Oct 22

41st H. Neil Mallon Award Dinner

Honoring Clark Hunt, Chairman and CEO of the Kansas City Chiefs and FC Dallas
06:00 PM CT | Dallas , TX
Freeman + Lowe Sunset Corridor
Fri Nov 01

Freeman + Lowe: Sunset Corridor

Exclusive look of Freeman + Lowe: Sunset Corridor at the Modern Museum of Art in Ft. Worth
03:00 PM CT | Fort Worth , TX
40th Mallon Award (logo on blue extruded map)
Recent Highlights

40th Annual H. Neil Mallon Award Dinner

Honoring Kenneth A. Hersh, President and Chief Executive Officer of George W. Bush Presidential Library, and featuring Bill Browder, Financier, Author, & Activist, as Keynote Speaker

Wednesday, November 1 | 6:00 PM

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Amanda Ledwon dressed in traditional Ukrainian dance outfit
Recent Highlights

International Educator of the Year Award Luncheon 2023

Honoring Amanda Ledwon of Denton Independent School District, and featuring Ned Price, Spokesman for the U.S. State Department

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