Leadership Speaker Series

Our Leadership Speaker Series provides ILTexas High School students the opportunity to engage with and learn from some of the greatest leaders the international community has seen. 

Ambassador Ayalde | September 23rd, 2022 | Keller-Saginaw HS

Ambassador Ayalde

Ambassador Ayalde is a former US Ambassador to Brazil, 'previously the Deputy Assistant Secretary (DAS) for the United States State Department with responsibility for the Offices of Caribbean Affairs, Central American Affairs and Cuban Affairs. From January 2017 to September 2019 she served as the Civilian Deputy to the Commander and Foreign Policy Advisor for the United States Southern Command.[2]'. She recently retired from a "distinguished 38-year career".


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