PRESENTER: Ambassador Brooke Anderson
DATES: Monday, April 13 
TIME: 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.
LOCATION: Pilgrim Congregational Church

flagsCOURSE INFO: Wonderlust is again privileged to have Ambassador Brooke Anderson join us to discuss our National Security and Policy Making in light of current world events.

PRESENTER BIO: Ambassador Anderson brings more than 20 years’ experience working in the public policy arena – as a Senior Director at the White House National Security Council and in senior leadership positions at the U.S. Department of Energy, in the U.S. Congress and in the nonprofit and private sector. She previously was Chief of Staff and Counselor to Ambassador Susan E. Rice.

Prior to joining the United States Mission to the United Nations, Anderson served as Chief National Security Spokesperson and Policy Advisor for the Obama-Biden Transition.  She was also member of the White House National Security Council Transition Team, advising on the National Security Council structure and policy agenda. 

Anderson previously worked at the Nuclear Threat Initiative, a nonprofit organization working to reduce the global threats from nuclear, biological and chemical weapons and was co-director of the Nuclear Security Project, which is led by former Secretary of State George Shultz, former Secretary of Defense William Perry, former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger and former Senator Sam Nunn.  Anderson graduated from Sarah Lawrence College.   She was an intern at the United Nations in 1986.



MSU Wonderlust is a high-quality community resource for lifelong learning for the Bozeman area.  Here is university-quality instruction by experts in a huge number of subjects, some multi-week courses, some one-off events.  These offerings come free of homework, exams, or papers: The MSU Wonderlust experience is just a chance to learn new things or review things we’d already studied.  It's also an opportunity to meet people with a wide variety of interests.

The Winter/Spring offerings begin with a reception at the Pilgrim Congregational Church from 4 to 6pm.  It's a chance to meet with the course instructors and side-trip presenters; find out more about their plans.  

Gerry Wheeler, President of Friends of Wonderlust