Monday, March 30, 2015
Interviewing finalists from Alabama, Florida, Georgia, and South Carolina
Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
This panel will convene at 8:30 a.m.
For the past several years, the Truman Scholars Association (an organization of Truman Scholar alumni) has hosted pre-interview dinners in the interview cities the night prior to the finalist interviews. The dinners are informal, fun, optional events for the finalists and a few Truman alumni hosts (interview panelists do not attend). The dinner locations are chosen at relatively inexpensive restaurants close to the venue where the students will be interviewed, and each person attending the dinner covers his or her own meal and transportation expenses. All finalists will be contacted by their interview city’s Truman host shortly after the official finalist announcement; if you wish to attend the dinner, please plan to be available for dinner around 7 p.m. in your interview city the evening before your interview.
Stacey Abrams, Chair -- House Minority Leader for the Georgia State Assembly; 1994 Truman Scholar
Ginny Bowen -- Epidemic Intelligence Service Officer, CDC; 2003 Truman Scholar
Howard Hawk -- Circuit Judge; 1978 Truman Scholar
Marilyn Metzler -- Senior Analyst, Health Equity, CDC/Division of Violence Prevention, Office of the Director; 1996 Truman Scholar
Gordon Streeb -- Former Associate Executive Director for Peace Programs, The Carter Center; Former Ambassador to Zambia; Professor, Emory University
Chris Young -- Executive Director, CIFAL Atlanta (United Nations Institute for Training and Research) and UNITAR Fellow; 1999 Truman Scholar
Andrew Rich, Secretary -- Executive Secretary, Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation; 1991 Truman Scholar