Former Secretary of State Dr. Condoleeza Rice will be speaking at the in Buckhead, 88 West Paces Ferry, on June 25. Dr. Rice will share her thoughts on leadership as part of the "Be Great" speaker series orchestrated by the Boys and Girls Clubs of Metro Atlanta.
At the event, which will take place from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m., Dr. Rice will share her views of leadership and empower those who attend to "be great" in what they do.
Dr. Rice served as the 66th United States Secretary of State and was the first female African-American to hold the position. Additionally, she was the first woman to serve under a president as National Security Advisor. Before joining the Bush administration, she was a professor of political science at Stanford University, where she served as Provost from 1993 to 1999.
Ranked as the most powerful woman in the world by Forbes magazine in 2004 and 2005, she has been an influential leader in the country. In addition to her notoriety, however, Dr. Rice has remained an advocate for the mission and vision of Boys and Girls Clubs.
All proceeds will benefit Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Atlanta. Tickets for the event can be purchased here.