- American Politics
- U.S. Current Events
- Election Forecast and Analysis
- Race and Society
- Media and Journalism
Audience & Industry
- The Finance Industry
- The Professional Services Industry
- Women's Events
Always candid and insightful, Donna Brazile brings a refreshing perspective and practical sensibility to the discussion of today's political headlines.
Veteran Democratic political strategist Donna Brazile is an adjunct professor, author, syndicated columnist, and Fox News contributor. She has worked on every presidential campaign from 1976 through 2000, when she served as presidential campaign manager for former Vice President Al Gore. Brazile is also founder and managing director of Brazile & Associates LLC, a general consulting, grassroots advocacy and training firm. She is author of the best-selling autobiography Cooking with Grease: Stirring the Pots in American Politics and co-author of For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Politics, which won the 2019 NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literary Work, Nonfiction. Brazile is an adjunct professor at Georgetown University where she shares her passion for encouraging young people to vote, work within the system to strengthen it and run for public office. In the media, she served as a political contributor on CNN; consultant to ABC News; regularly appeared as commentator on ABC's This Week with George Stephanopoulos; and frequent contributor to NPR. Washingtonian named Brazile one of the '100 most powerful women', Essence named her one of the top 50 women in America, and O, The Oprah Magazine chose Ms. Brazile as one of its 20 "remarkable visionaries" for the magazine's first-ever O Power List.
Engaging in the Democratic Process
The Most Enduring Experiment in Democracy
Political Outlook: A Comprehensive Picture of What's Going on in Washington
Always candid and insightful, Donna Brazile brings a refreshing perspective and practical sensibility to the current administration and Congress. Her presentations provide a comprehensive picture of what’s going on in Washington—from analysis of the current political environment to hot-topic legislation. Named by Washingtonian as one of the “100 Most Powerful Women,” Brazile draws on her insider knowledge to provide audiences with the latest developments of an ever-shifting political landscape, the critical issues facing America and what their impact means for our future.
A Conversation with Donna Brazile and Mary Matalin
Together, two of the most celebrated women in politics, Mary Matalin, former Republican presidential advisor, and Donna Brazile, veteran Democratic political strategist, draw on over 50 years combined in politics and a 30-year close friendship to share with audiences an entertaining, candid and sharp analysis of Washington politics and the gut issues that surround the race for the White House.
Additional Speech Topics
Women in American Politics: Are We There Yet?
Black Leadership: Past, Present and Future
Donna Brazile was a hoot. She was not only entertaining but substantive. She was a perfect addition to our program!Detroit Regional Chamber