Escondido Republican Women, Federated will host Former Ambassador and Acting Director of National Intelligence Ric Grenell as keynote speaker February 17 at 12:30 p.m. on Zoom. He will speak about a number of topics and his experiences within the Trump Administration.
The GOP women may even hear about a brand new mission from San Diego County Gun Owners PAC COO Wendy Hauffen known as #NOTMESD that seeks to assist lady to higher put together themselves to be extra liable for their very own security.
Contact ERWF President Gina Roberts at EscondidoRWF@CFRW.org to register and get the Zoom hyperlink.
Richard A. Grenell
Richard A. Grenell served as United States Ambassador to Germany from 2018 to 2020, Presidential Envoy for Kosovo-Serbia Negotiations, and as Acting Director of National Intelligence in 2020.
Grenell began his tenure in Berlin by efficiently negotiating with German companies to sever their ties with the Islamic Regime in Iran and getting the German authorities to settle for the return of former Nazi jail guard Jakiw Palij. He additionally efficiently pressured the German authorities to enhance its protection spending, ban Hezbollah in Germany, and shut down the North Korean Youth Hostel in Berlin. Grenell additionally centered on stopping the Nord Stream 2 Russian gasoline pipeline, combating anti-Semitism, and rising German corporations’ funding within the U.S.
As Acting Director of National Intelligence, Grenell streamlined the intelligence neighborhood, applied $19 million in finances financial savings, and declassified paperwork associated to the Russian investigation that had been beforehand unreleased.
Grenell was the longest-serving U.S. Spokesman on the U.N. serving from 2001 to 2008 and advising 4 U.S. ambassadors. In 2004, he was appointed as Alternative Representative to the U.N. Security Council with full voting rights and privileges.
He has served as the first communications adviser for public officers on the native, state, federal, and worldwide ranges. In 2012, he briefly served as National Security and Foreign Affairs Spokesman for presidential candidate Mitt Romney, making him the primary overtly homosexual spokesman for a Republican Presidential candidate. Grenell can also be the primary overtly homosexual U.S. Cabinet official.
Grenell beforehand taught on the University of Southern California’s Annenberg School of Communications and is at present a Fellow at Carnegie Mellon University. He acquired his Master’s Degree in Public Administration from Harvard University’s John F. Kennedy School of Management and his Bachelor’s Degree in Government and Public Administration from Evangel University.