The 4th Annual Central Virginia Lincoln Reagan Dinner will feature James F. Kuhn, Executive Assistant to President Ronald Reagan on May 3, 2013 from 5:30-9:00pm at the Holiday Inn Koger Center in Chesterfield.
Mr. Kuhn served eight years under President Ronald Reagan. During the second term of the Reagan Administration, Mr. Kuhn served as the President’s executive assistant, as well as worked closely with the President and White House senior staff. Mr. Kuhn recently published “Ronald Reagan in Private: A Memoir of My Years in the White House.”
General and VIP Receptions will begin at 5:30 and will feature live jazz music, hors d’oeurves, Silent Auction, and LG/AG Straw Poll.
Kuhn began his tenure with Reagan as an advance person in the 1980 presidential campaign. In his presentation, Kuhn will recounts stories from his weekends with the President to Camp David, and major trips taken during the second term to Geneva, Bitburg, Reykjavik, Moscow, and the Brandenburg Gate.
Additionally, he will share Reagan’s reactions to major events such as the Challenger disaster and the Iran-Contra affair, and Reagan’s meetings with Margaret Thatcher, Pope John Paul II, Francois Mitterrand, and other major world figures along with his observations of key members of the cabinet and White House staff, and the First Lady.
Tickets and sponsorships are available at http://www.lincolnreagandinner.com