March 14, 2005: Doris Kearns Goodwin
Author of several best-selling books, Goodwin won the Pulitzer Prize for "No Ordinary Time: Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt". As well, she penned a touching memoir, "Wait Till Next Year", about a love of baseball she shared with her father.
As regular commentator on "Hardball with Chris Matthews" and "Meet the Press" and a contributor, both on and off the air, to the PBS documentaries "LBJ", "The Kennedys", "FDR and Baseball", Goodwin offers historical perspective on political, media and current events.
An equally gifted historian and storyteller, Doris Kearns Goodwin illustrates lessons in leadership relevant to today’s issues and headlines from some of the country’s greatest figures.