Entrepreneur Arianna Huffington will speak at CUNA’s 2015 Governmental Affairs Conference (GAC), scheduled for March 8-12 in Washington, D.C.
Huffington is the co-founder and current editor-in-chief of The Huffington Post. She has written more than a dozen books, and her latest debuted at No. 1 on The New York Times bestseller list.
She also heads a public interest group dedicated to alternative fuel cars, is a board member for the Center for Public Integrity, and ran as an independent candidate for governor of California in 2003.
Huffington was named to the TIME 100 in 2011, Vanity Fair's 2011 Powers That Be list; Fast Company's list of the 100 Most Creative People in Business; Financial Times' 50 Faces That Shaped the Decade, Newsweek's Top 10 Thought Leaders of the Decade, and Forbes' Most Influential Women in the Media (2012) and The World's 100 Most Powerful Women (2012 and 2013).