- Press Release
- Oct 31, 2023
Daniel Goldin Joins Leading Authorities, Inc.
Daniel Goldin, NASA’s longest-serving Administrator, has joined Leading Authorities Speakers Bureau as a new exclusive speaker. Goldin, who served under three US Presidents, is widely credited with reshaping NASA. He is an expert on new technologies, management, Interplanetary exploration and research and development tactics. The National Journal named him “One of the 100 Most Influential Men and Women in Government,” and Defense Business, named Goldin among the world’s top 40 most influential defense-industry leaders.
Look for Dan Goldin this week on CBS Evening News with Dan Rather and on the Jim Lehrer News Hour!
For information on Daniel Goldin’s availability please contact your program consultant at
Leading Authorities, Inc. is proud to announce exclusive lecture
representation of two icons of public service, Ambassador Richard Butler,
the former Chairman of the United Nations Special Commission charged with
the disarmament of Iraq, and Daniel Goldin, the longest serving head of
Ambassador Butler received international acclaim for his work at the
Nations, heading the U.N. effort to disarm Iraq and safeguard the world
against chemical, biological and nuclear weapons. He courageously led an
international team of arms inspectors who provided timely and accurate
reports on Iraq’s weapons of mass destruction. A career diplomat, Butler
served as Australia’s ambassador to the United Nations and first
for Disarmament. He is the author of The Greatest Threat: Iraq, Weapons
Mass Destruction, and the Crisis of Global Security.
During his tenure as NASA’s longest-serving Administrator, Daniel S.
initiated a revolution to transform America’s aeronautics and space
Despite lower budgets, his “faster, better, cheaper” approach enabled the
Agency to deliver high value programs to the American public while
significantly increasing all safety indicators. Goldin worked under three
different U.S. Presidents, and with the leaderships of both the House and
the Senate, to implement aggressive policies and funding to assure NASA’s
unprecedented leadership role in the world. He helped pioneer technologies
that have allowed unparalleled development of American aircraft and
spacecraft. The National Journal named him “One of the 100 Most
Men and Women in Government,” and Defense Business, named Goldin among the
world’s top 40 most influential defense-industry leaders.
Mark French, President, Leading Authorities, Inc. said “We are very proud
be representing two of the world’s most distinguished experts on defense,
technology, and disarmament. Messrs. Butler and Goldin have both operated
at the highest levels in their respective fields and have unique insights
share on our post-September 11 world.”
For more information, please contact Debbie Saylor at 202/783-0300 ext.