Wednesday, October 26, 2016
Four Seasons Hotel
2800 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20007
6:30 p.m. Reception
7:30 p.m. Dinner
Keynote speakers: Jennifer Camel-Toueg, John DeDakis, Isabel Bodrog
The Wendt Center had the distinct pleasure of welcoming three of our former clients to speak at our 2016 Annual Benefit. Jennifer, John, and Isabel shared their stories of grief and trauma and the ways in which the Wendt Center helped them through their experiences. Hear them tell their stories below!
Master of Ceremonies: David Gregory
David Gregory the host of NBC’s Meet the Press, NBC News Chief White House Correspondent of the Bush presidency, reporting regularly on NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams, Today, for NBC News 24-hour cable network MSNBC and on MSNBC.com. Gregory was host of Race for the White House and 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue before being named host of Meet the Press in December 2008. Since joining NBC News in 1995, Gregory has covered nearly every major story for the network, from the O.J. Simpson trial to the trial of Timothy McVeigh, from the impeachment of President Clinton to the death of Pope John Paul II in Rome. He was named one of Washington’s 50 best and most influential journalists and, along with his colleagues, won an Emmy for coverage of President Reagan’s death and funeral.