Ambassador Karen Hughes will speak in Tyler tonight at a distinguished lecture series event.
From 2005 to 2007, she served as Under Secretary of State for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs visiting more than 50 countries.
From 2001 to 2002, she served as George W. Bush’s strategic adviser working on domestic and foreign policy issues and leading the White House Offices of Communications, Press Secretary, Media Affairs and Speechwriting, according to a bio on the Burson-Marsteller website.
She is the author of “Ten Minutes from Normal,” a book about her experiences working for Bush.
Lecture tickets can be purchased online at cowancenter.org, by calling 903-566-7424, or at the box office from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. or one hour before the event.