COFFE LUNCHEON SPEAKERS:  A full review of the previous speaker’s comments is contained in the COFFE News, a copy of which is sent to members.


September 24, 2018 – Ambassador Robert M. Beecroft, former Head of the OSCE Mission in Bosnia and Herzegovina and former Professor of National Security Strategy at the National War College will discuss “Tribalism and American Foreign Policy”.

October 22, 2018 – Max Stier, President and CEO of the Partnership for Public Service.

November 26, 2018 – Anthony S. Fauci, M.D., Director, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) on “Emerging and Re-Emerging Infectious Diseases: From AIDS to Zika”.


May  2018 – Congressman Don Beyer, the U.S. Representative from Virginia’s 8th District, will discuss “The State of the Congress”.

April  2018 – Dr. Judith M. Feder, Professor of Public Policy at Georgetown University, discussed the Affordable Care Act and long-term care.

March  2018 – Luke Coffey, Director of the Allison Center for Foreign Policy Studies at The Heritage Foundation spoke on the US/NATO relationship.

February 2018 – Martin Baron, Editor of the Washington Post, conducted a Q&A session on a range of issues including fake news.

January  2018 – Patrick Mulloy, U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission on China trade policy.

November  2017 – Dan Feldman, former ambassador with speak on Afghanistan and Pakistan policy.

October  2017 – General David Petraeus spoke on National Security.

September  2017 – Robert Litwak, Wilson Center Scholar talked about the US/North Korea relationship.

May  2017 – Diane Rowland – Executive VP of the Kaiser Family Foundation – on health insurance, the ACA, Medicare and Medicaid.

April  2017 – Marvin Kalb – on Russian Imperialism and the new Cold War.

March , 2017 – Tom Rosenstiel – Director of the American Press Institute and Brookings scholar.

COFFE does not host luncheons in June, July, August, and December.