Eric Schultz is a senior adviser to former President BarackObama. During Obama’s years in the White House, Schultz was principal deputy press secretary and special assistantt o the president. Characterized by Politico as “the strategistWhite House officials turn to in a crisis to handle communications,” Schultz was communications director for the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee and was national press secretary for John Edwards’ presidential campaign in 2008. He is a graduate of Jamesville-DeWitt high school and Washington University of St. Louis.

This conversation will take the form of a town meeting, with moderators Thomas Bennett, retired social studies teacher from Jamesville-DeWitt High School, and John Langdon ’67, Ph.D., professor of history, posing questions for Schultz and providing plenty of opportunity for questions from and dialogue with the audience..

Science Center Addition, Room 101