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AUDIO: Gov. Robb on Education
Apr 24 2012 - 11:41am


AUDIO: Gov. Holton on Civil Rights
Apr 24 2012 - 11:28am

Gov. Linwood Holton, the evening's first speaker, discussed civil rights in Virginia and his administration. Executive Director Bob Gibson introduced Gov. Holton.

AUDIO: Bob Gibson Welcomes Guests to Gala
Apr 24 2012 - 11:18am

Executive Director Bob Gibson and State Advisory Board Chair John Hager welcome guests to the 2012 Governors Gala.

Sorensen Gala Gathers Nine Governors
Apr 19 2012 - 11:27am

Tuesday's Gala was a historic event, gathering together all eight former governors of Virginia, as well as Gov. McDonnell. An April 18 article in the Richmond Times-Dispatch has full details of the event, as well as a summary of each governor's remarks.

Watch the Newsroom for audio and video of this event in the upcoming week, and keep an eye on our Facebook page for a wealth of Gala photos coming soon.

GALA 2012: Richmond Convention Center, April 17
Feb 9 2012 - 12:22pm
Sorensen Gala advertisement from the Feb. 2012 issue of Virginia Business magazine (p.66)


EVENT: Sixth Annual General Assembly Reception
Jan 30 2012 - 5:15pm

You Are Invited!

The Sorensen Institute for Political Leadership
Sixth Annual General Assembly Reception

Tuesday, February 7
5:00pm - 8:00pm

The SunTrust Building, 24th Floor
919 East Main Street, Richmond

By Friday, February 3



This event, which has become a must-attend gathering in the Richmond political social calendar, recognizes our alumni in the Virginia General Assembly. Sorensen is proud to honor our twenty alumni currently serving.

This event is free and open to all Sorensen alumni, supporters, and members of the Virginia General Assembly.

Sorensen wishes to thank our Event Sponsors:
Advantus Strategies
Alliance Group
Capital Results
Kemper Consulting
Norfolk Southern
Vantage Consulting
The Vectre Corporation
Virginia Association of Health Plans


*Image courtesy Devign Elements

AUDIO: UVA President Teresa Sullivan at PLP Graduation
Dec 16 2011 - 11:38am

U.Va.'s eighth president Teresa A. Sullivan addressed the Political Leaders Program class at graduation. Ms. Sullivan offered "a few leadership ideas" that apply to university presidents, elected officials, and volunteers alike.

She also took questions from the class on student debt, sustainability, community colleges and distance learning, defense research, and retention of engineering students.

You can stream or download Ms. Sullivan's remarks below (runtime 35 minutes).

Panel on NoVA Tech Issues and Politics This Wednesday
Oct 3 2011 - 10:54am

You can still sign up to join us this Wednesday for a great Sorensen panel discussion about regional technology business issues and current political trends. Breakfast will be provided. This event is sponsored by AOL and Micron.

When: Wednesday, October 5, 8.00am to 9.30am
Where: AOL Dulles Campus, 22000 AOL Way, Sterling

Jim Corcoran
President & CEO, Fairfax County Chamber of Commerce

Tom Davis
Director of Federal Government Affairs, Deloitte
President & CEO, The Republican Main Street Partnership
Former Member, United States House of Representatives

Todd House
Government Affairs Manager, Micron Technology

Jim Sheaffer
Vice Chair, Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC)
President, North American Public Sector, CSC

Suresh Shenoy
Executive Vice President, Information Management Consultants, Inc. (IMC)
Former Member, Fairfax County Information Technology Advisory Committee

Reply to to secure your place at this event.

SLIDESHOW: 2011 Alumni Picnic
Sep 22 2011 - 11:53am

Sorensen alumni and friends gathered at Bundoran Farm on Saturday, Sept. 17 for the 3rd Annual Sorensen Alumni Picnic. Photos courtesy of Cloverdale Photography.

You can view larger versions of these photos by choosing the fullscreen icon in the bottom right, or by clicking the Flickr logo to view the set on Flickr.