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Traphagen Distinguished Alumni Speaker Series with Ken Mehlman J.D. ’91

February 18, 2021 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

FEATURED SPEAKER

Ken MehlmanKen Mehlman has spent 25 years working at the highest levels in government, politics, business and philanthropy. He is currently a Partner, Global Head of Public Affairs & Co-Head of Global Impact at KKR. Since joining KKR a decade ago, Ken has architected KKR’s responsible investment efforts that seek to create shared value for KKR investors and other stakeholders. He has also worked to identify investment opportunities by leveraging geopolitical, public policy & ESG trends.

Ken spent a dozen years in national politics and government service, including as 62nd Chairman of the Republican National Committee and Campaign Manager of President Bush’s 2004 re-election campaign. Ken also served in high level positions in Congress and the White House.

Ken graduated with a B.A. from Franklin & Marshall College and holds a J.D. from Harvard Law School. He is Chairman of Chan Zuckerberg Initiative Policy Advisory Board. He is a trustee of Mt. Sinai Hospital of New York, Franklin & Marshall College, Teach for America, and Sponsors of Educational Opportunity (SEO). He was active in the successful effort for marriage equality and is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations.

HOW TO REGISTER

Please note that this event is for HLS students only and all attendees must register with their Harvard email address. Once your registration has been approved, you will receive a confirmation email with a Zoom link. Please register here:

https://harvard.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYsdumsrTIqEtYDUTXNVWgVtio9wIxX06oe

ABOUT THE SERIES

The Traphagen Distinguished Alumni Speakers Series invites noted HLS alumni to speak informally about their careers. The Series was founded 25 years ago by the late Ross E. Traphagen Jr. ’49.

Questions? Please contact Shannon Taylor in the Alumni Center: staylor@law.harvard.edu.

Details

Date:
February 18, 2021
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Event Category:
Event Tags:
Website:
https://harvard.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYsdumsrTIqEtYDUTXNVWgVtio9wIxX06oe
Department:
Alumni

Venue

Zoom Meeting

Organizer

Taylor, Shannon
Email:
staylor@law.harvard.edu