Moderated panel “Can NATO survive the Shifting Geopolitical Order?” including panelists J. Peter Pham, United States Special Envoy for the Great Lakes Region of Africa; Vice President for Research and Regional Initiatives; Director, Africa Center, Atlantic Council; Michelle Ndiaye, Director Africa Peace, and Security Programme, Institute for Peace and Security Studies (IPSS); Ahmedou Ould Abdallah, Former Foreign Minister, Republic of Mauritania; Bruno Tertrais, Deputy Director, Foundation for Strategic Research; Joao Vale de Almeida, Ambassador Head of Delegation of the European Union to the United Nations.
Dozier moderated “Special Operators and Intelligence Analysts: the 21st Century’s Lead Warriors,” with Michael Vickers, Former Under Secretary of Defense for Intelligence, Kathleen Hicks, Senior Vice President, Henry A. Kissinger Chair, and Director, International Security Program, Center for Strategic and International Studies and Eric Olson, former Commander of US Special Operations Command (SOCOM) and a member of the Aspen Institute Homeland Security Group. Watch video of the program.
On May 8, 2015, the Swiss Embassy in Washington D.C. hosted a very special evening showcasing the Red Cross StoryCorps Initiative. Dozier emceed the event, which included a StoryCorps recording by her father Ben Dozier and sister MeiLee.
As part of the Red Cross event, “Black Hawk Down” pilot and former POW, Mike Durant, was reunited for the first time in 20 years with the ICRC delegate, Suzanne Hofstetter, who risked her life to visit him in captivity during the infamous “Battle of Mogadishu” in Somalia. Dozier moderated the conversation.
Profiles in Service: It Takes a Nation premiere. The panel was moderated by Kimberly Dozier (whom also narrated the doc) and coordinated by Kristy Kaufmann and Alan Salisbury of Code of Support Foundation. See: http://codeofsupport.org/read-the-code/sign-the-code
Emceeing in Virginia Beach, VA.
Addressed the Virginia Festival of the Book, where she will do a program for the Women’s Center and be a Guest of Honor at the Celebrate Women’s Writer Program.