On December 11 at 11 a.m. Ms. Judith A. McHale , Deputy for Public Diplomacy Affairs of the Secretary of USA Hillary Clinton, will give a lecture “Citizen Journalism and Multiplatform Media” to students of Vilnius University in the Faculty of Philosophy (Room 207, 9/1 Universiteto St.)
Ms. Judith A. McHale is Under Secretary of State for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs, helping lead America’s engagement with the people of the world. Appointed by President Obama, she was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on May 21, 2009 and sworn in on May 26.
Ms. McHale is the former President and Chief Executive Officer of Discovery Communications. For two decades, Ms. McHale was a leader in building Discovery Communications, the parent company of the Discovery Channel, into a far-reaching and renowned global media enterprise with 1.4 billion subscribers in 170 countries. She forged partnerships around the world and created innovative strategies that focused on understanding and respecting different cultural contexts and tapping local voices to succeed in diverse markets.