Register today for Great Minds Gala on March 16, 2015 at the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel in Washington, DC. Reception is 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. and the dinner and program is at 6:30 – 9:00 p.m. Tickets are $250 per person and $2,500 for a table of 10.
The master of ceremonies is native Washingtonian and NPR’s own, Diane Rehm.
Diane Rehm began her radio career in 1973 as a volunteer for WAMU 88.5, the NPR member station in Washington, D.C. She was hired as an assistant producer and later became the host and producer of two health-oriented programs. In 1979, she began hosting WAMU’s local morning talk show, Kaleidoscope, which was renamed The Diane Rehm Show in 1984.
The Diane Rehm Show has grown from a local program to one with international reach and a weekly on-air audience of more than 2.6 million. A growing number of listeners also catch the program on its website, drshow.org, or via podcast. Video of the show’s Friday Domestic News Hour is available online, as are video spots with special guests. Read more…