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Leadership Tuesdays--August 2011

Kelsey Hubbard of The Wall Street Journal talks with former U.S. Secretary of State Madeleine Albright about her role models and mentors, goals and aspirations, and her path to becoming the first female Secretary of State.  In this video Ms. Albright gives her views on the current state of affairs for women in leadership around the world. She also shares advice on how women should be supportive to each other. 

Madeleine Albright


 

Quick Facts:

  • Born on May 15, 1937 in Prague, Czech Republic

  • Maiden name:  Marie Jana Korbel

  • Her family migrated to the United States in 1948

  • Graduated with a B.A. from Wellesley College, 1959

  • Master's Degree from Columbia University, 1968

  • Ph.D. from Columbia University, 1976

  • U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations, 1993-1997

  • U.S. Secretary of State, 1997-2001
    (First Female Secretary of State)

  • Currently, Chair of Albright Stonebridge Group and Professor in the Practice of Diplomacy at the Georgetown University School of Foreign Service

  • New York Times Bestselling Author