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Jim Lehrer is a respected journalist and news anchor who began his public television career at KERA during the early 1970s. Lehrer was anchor and executive producer of Newsroom, a weekday news and public affairs program that became one of the most groundbreaking and highly-praised news shows in Texas. Jim subsequently moved to Washington D.C. and began reporting on major national news stories.

Jim Lehrer and KERA’s Lee Cullum

Lehrer joined Robert MacNeil for PBS’s The MacNeil/Lehrer Report, which later evolved into The NewsHour with Jim Lehrer. Jim has moderated 12 presidential candidate debates.

The Jim Lehrer Roundtable honors Jim’s life-long achievements in the world of journalism and recognizes donors who generously give an annual gift $10,000.

Please join The Jim Lehrer Roundtable or renew your support today! Contact Nancy Saustad, Vice President of Major Gifts, for more information regarding your membership, giving-level benefits and tour opportunities.

Giving Level and Benefits:

$10,000
Minimum of two exclusive events
Two Special Mailings
Print and online recognition

 

Events Calendar:

Hors D’oeuvre & Learn featuring Bill Young, VP of TV Programming
Thursday, November 16
6-7:30pm
KERA: 3000 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, Texas 75201
 
Private Reception featuring Nick Stellino,
Chef and Host of Nick Stellino’s Family Kitchen and Nick Stellino Cooking with Friends
and Award-winning Chefs Kent Rathbun and John Tesar
Wednesday, October 25, 2017
A Tasteful Place: Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden, 8525 Garland Road, Dallas, Texas 75218
 
Private Luncheon featuring Ari Shapiro,
American Radio Journalist and Host of NPR’s All Things Considered
Monday, March 5, 2018
Hamon Hall: Winspear Opera House, 2403 Flora Street, Dallas, Texas 75201

Donate:

Please contact Nancy Saustad, Vice President of Major Gifts, to make your donation to renew or join The Jim Lehrer Roundtable today! As always, thank you for all you do to support our mission.

Nancy Saustad
Vice President of Major Gifts
[email protected]
(214) 740-9346

 

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Contact:

Nancy Saustad
Vice President of Major Gifts
[email protected]
(214) 740-9346

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