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Presidential Sites Summit 2022: March 16 Morning General Sessions

The 2022 Presidential Sites Summit was hosted by the White House Historical Association at the historic Adolphus Hotel in Dallas, Texas. The Summit incorporated sessions on a variety of topics from fundraising and civic engagement to recognizing inclusive presidential histories. This video includes two such sessions from the morning of Wednesday, March 16.

The first session, Sparking Civic Engagement through History Education, features:

  • Anita McBride, Chair, Presidential Sites Summit Committee and Stewart McLaurin, President, The White House Historical Association, Introducers
  • Cathy Gorn, Executive Director, National History Day and Former Member of the Board of Directors, The White House Historical Association, Moderator
  • David Bobb, President, Bill of Rights Institute, Panelist
  • Tim Bailey, Director of Curriculum Development and Instructional Design, The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History, Panelist
  • Wendy May-Dreyer, Board Chair, iCivics, Panelist

The second session, Making History Accessible through Technology, features:

  • Merlynn Carson, Member of the Board of Directors, The White House Historical Association, Introducer
  • Teresa Carlson, President & Chief Growth Officer, Splunk and Vice Chairperson, The White House Historical Association, Moderator
  • Ed O'Keefe, Chief Executive Officer, Theodore Roosevelt Presidential Library Foundation, Panelist
  • Jean-Claude Brizard, President and Chief Executive Officer, Digital Promise, Panelist
  • Jamila Moore Pewu, Assistant Professor, Digital Humanities and New Media in History, California State University - Fullerton, Panelist
  • Gary Sandling, Vice President of Strategy & Chief Content Officer, Thomas Jefferson Foundation, Monticello, Panelist
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