Looking Back at the 2016 Annual Benefit

Many thanks to all who joined us for a sold-out event!

On the evening of Thursday, February 25, nearly 900 people joined the World Affairs Council for the sold-out Annual Benefit honoring Jane H. Macon, local attorney, and featuring former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright, biographer David B. Roosevelt, and Dr. Rajaa Khuzai, with speaking appearances by The Hon. Henry G. Cisneros, The Hon. John T. Montford, and Dr. Rosalind Miles. The evenings “Conversations on the Middle East” provided a variety of fascinating perspectives on one of the most complex conflicts in the world.

Please see the below links for photographs and coverage of the event.

The Rivard Report’s portrait of honoree Jane H. Macon

The Rivard Report’s coverage of Secretary Madeleine Albright’s appearance

The Express-News on Secretary Madeleine Albright

Overstreet Photography