01/16/2012 1:30 pm
Location: Blau Auditorium, Stephen M. Ross School of Business
Speaker: Adrian M. Fenty: Former Mayor, Washington D.C.
One of the youngest mayors of a major metropolitan U.S. city, rising political figure Adrian Fenty captured the nation’s attention during his term as Mayor of the District of Columbia. Celebrated for his leadership in urban education reform, the public school system in the D.C. had been troubled for years with poor student test performance scores and graduation rates among the lowest in the nation.