Fit to Serve: Reflections on a Secret Life, Private Struggle, and Public Battle to Become the First Openly Gay U.S. Ambassador

Fit to Serve: Reflections on a Secret Life, Private Struggle, and Public Battle to Become the First Openly Gay U.S. Ambassador

by James C. Hormel, Erin Martin

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ISBN-13: 9781616083984
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing
Publication date: 11/15/2011
Pages: 320
Product dimensions: 6.40(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.20(d)

About the Author

Ambassador James C. Hormel was born in Austin, Minnesota, in 1933. He has a law degree and worked as assistant dean and dean of students at the University of Chicago Law School. In 1995 he served as a U.S. delegate to the UN Commission on Human Rights. He served as U.S. ambassador to Luxembourg from 1999–2000. He also established the James C. Hormel Gay and Lesbian Center at the San Francisco Public Library. He currently works at an investment firm and devotes his time to philanthropy and Democratic politics. He lives in San Francisco, California.

Erin Martin is a former journalist for the Hartford Courage and also worked for U.S. Senator Christopher J. Dodd of Connecticut as a press secretary and speechwriter. She’s worked on political development programs in post-apartheid South Africa and Namibia, for The September 11th Fund, and currently works for a Madison Avenue communications consultancy. She lives in New York City.

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