2018 LEAD Speaker: Sen. James Webb Jr.

Former Sen. James Webb Jr. of Virginia spoke about his career as a Marine, a writer and a public servant.
Former Sen. James Webb Jr. of Virginia spoke about his career as a Marine, a writer and a public servant.

2018 LEAD speaker James Webb Jr. (USNA ‘68), former senator of Virginia, delivered a dynamic talk entitled “Leadership Lessons: From a Marine Rifle Platoon through a Career as a Writer to the United States Senate.” In addition to his career in the Senate, Webb served as a secretary of the Navy and is a noted author, journalist and filmmaker. Following the event, Webb talked with attendees at a wine and cheese reception.

 


LEAD Recap 2018

James Webb Advises Junior Naval Officers to Stay True to Themselves

The former senator, naval secretary and author talked with members of the GW LEAD program about his career achievements.