Forum on Leadership 2023

April 20, 2023
The Forum on Leadership is a landmark gathering that develops, recognizes, and celebrates leadership by bringing together notable voices for in-depth discussions on today’s pressing issues.

Forum on Leadership 2023

Upcoming 11:07am
Awarding of the George W. Bush Institute Citation

The George W. Bush Institute Citation is presented annually to a leader or organization who has made extraordinary efforts to impact and improve lives.

Emily Hanford will receive the 2023 George W. Bush Institute Citation for her coverage of the nation’s reading crisis. In her efforts and journalistic integrity, has elevated an important issue to a national conversation. Her work has helped to inform decisionmakers, empower families, and give voice to impacted students.


  • Mrs. Laura W. Bush
  • Emily Hanford, Senior Correspondent and Producer, American Public Media