Eric Liu: Leadership and Citizen Empowerment Across the Political Divide

Wednesday, March 14, 2018 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM

L.V. Eberhard Center, Room 215, 301 Fulton St. W., Grand Rapids, MI

Eric Liu is the founder and CEO of Citizen University, which promotes and teaches the art of powerful citizenship through a portfolio of national programs, and the executive director of the Aspen Institute Citizenship and American Identity Program. His most recent book is You’re More Powerful Than You Think: A Citizen’s Guide to Making Change Happen. Eric served as a White House speechwriter and policy adviser for President Bill Clinton. He is a regular columnist for CNN.com and a correspondent for TheAtlantic.com. A board member of the Corporation for National and Community Service, he is a graduate of Yale College and Harvard Law School.  Eric Liu shared his personal and professional leadership lessons with our Cook Leadership Academy fellows and our community.