D.C. - A Talk by Paul Rieckhoff '98
Amherst Association of Washington D.C.
invites you to a talk by
Paul Rieckhoff '98
executive director and founder of Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA)
Tuesday, April 23, 2013
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
free for alumni, parents and guests
light drinks and snacks will be available
Paul is the founder and chief executive officer of Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA), a nonpartisan, non-profit organization dedicated to improving the lives of Iraq and Afghanistan veterans and their families.
Paul served as an Army First Lieutenant and infantry rifle platoon leader in Iraq. Paul has appeared on NBC's Nightly News, PBS's The Charlie Rose Show, CNN's Anderson Cooper 360, MSNBC's The Rachel Maddow Show, CBS's The Early Show, among others. He authored a book entitled Chasing Ghosts published in 2006 about his experiences in war and advocacy. He was named among the "50 Most Powerful People in D.C." by GQ Magazine and has been nominated for Time Magazine's "100 Most Influential People in the World."
Questions? Please contact Stephanie (Cho) Daniel '00 at
firstname.lastname@example.org or (917) 776-4742.