National Press Club

Meridian International Center advocates for a free press

May 28, 2019 | By Adam Konowe | adam.konowe@tmp.com

Lincoln Smith interviews Ambassador Stuart Holliday, chief executive officer of the Meridian International Center, for the National Press Club's podcast Update-1

Lincoln Smith interviews Ambassador Stuart Holliday, chief executive officer of the Meridian International Center, for the National Press Club's podcast Update-1

In the newest edition of the National Press Club's podcast, Update-1, National Press Club Broadcast/Podcast Committee member Lincoln Smith interviews Ambassador Stuart Holliday, chief executive officer of the Meridian International Center, a non-partisan diplomatic and global leadership institution that strengthens U.S. engagement around the world.

Holliday has served as an ambassador to the United Nations, naval intelligence officer, principal deputy assistant secretary of state for public affairs, and special assistant to President George W. Bush. Along with providing unique insight into Meridian’s global mission, Holliday discusses Meridian's advocacy for freedom of the press and its efforts to counter disinformation.

Broadcast/Podcast team co-vice chair Mike Hempen produces Update-1. The podcast can be heard on the Club website by clicking here or on iTunes, Stitcher and TuneIn.