Former Governor Granholm at Dominican on Sunday

Jennifer Granholm, who in January 2002 was the first woman ever to be sworn in as governor of Michigan, will speak with her husband, leadership expert Dan Mulhern, on Sunday, March 25, in Angelico Hall at Dominican University of California.

Jennifer GranholmThe former Michigan governor will present A Governor’s Story: The Fight for Jobs and America’s Economic Future as part of Dominican’s Institute for Leadership Studies’ (ILS) 2012 Spring Lecture Series.   The lecture, which begins at 7 p.m., is open to the public and free with preferred seating available with advance purchase of her book from Book Passage.

The series is a cooperative effort between Dominican’s ILS and independent book store Book Passage. Each year, the Leadership Lecture Series features some of the country's leading figures from the world of business, politics, entertainment, academia, and literature.

The 2011 Leadership Lecture Series is sponsored by Private Ocean, the Marin-based wealth management company. Circle Bank is platinum sponsor for the Brokaw and Granholm lectures.

 For more information about the Leadership Lecture Series, call 415-485-3202, email or please visit
To purchase former Governor Granholm’s book, call 415-927-0960 or visit

Media Contact:  Sarah Gardner, Director, Communications and Research, 415-485-3239,