Wofford graduated from the University of Chicago and Yale Law School, and has served as the president of SUNY Westbury and Bryn Mawr Colleges. He is the author of several books, including Of Kennedy and Kings: Making Sense of the Sixties (1992); and served as U.S. Senator from Pennsylvania from 1991 to 1994. As Pennsylvania Secretary of Labor and Industry, he worked with several state governors to develop and promote the National Community Service Act of 1990. In 1991 Senator Wofford worked with a bipartisan group to create the National Civilian Community Corps. In 1993 he worked with fellow Senators and President Clinton to pass the National and Community Service Trust Act. This act created the CNS, which he now heads.
Please join us as this distinguished statesman talks about the importance of citizen service and the programs that encourage it.