Inauguration of Alison Fitzgerald Kodjak - 112th President of the National Press Club
January 12, 2019 6:30 PM
The National Press Club Board of Governors request the pleasure of your company at
The Inauguration Gala for
Alison Fitzgerald Kodjak
112th President of the National Press Club
Saturday, January 12th, 2019
Cocktails at 6:30 p.m.
Dinner at 7:30 p.m.
Black Tie Optional
Join us for a night that will include roasts, toasts and a swearing in with Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer. The inaugural gala begins with a reception at 6:30 p.m., followed by dinner at 7:30 p.m. Tickets cost $110 for members and one guests, and $140 for non-members.
Kodjak, the health-policy correspondent on National Public Radio's Science Desk, serves currently as the Club's vice president. Her work at NPR focuses on the business and politics of health care and how those forces flow through to the general public. Her stories about the Affordable Care Act, drug prices, limits on insurance and changes in Medicare and Medicaid appear on all of NPR's shows and in the Shots blog.
Breyer has served on the court since 1994. He was appointed by former President Bill Clinton. Before ascending to the Supreme Court, Breyer spent 14 years as a judge on the 1st Circuit Court of Appeals.