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Former White House chief of staff to speak virtually at Niagara University event

On Tuesday Denis McDonough, former chief of staff to President Obama, will speak as a part of Niagara's Transformative Visions series.

NIAGARA COUNTY, N.Y. — A former high-ranking White House official will be speaking via Zoom at Niagara University to address subjects like politics, climate change and foreign policy. 

On Tuesday Denis McDonough, former White House chief of staff under president Obama, will be speaking as a part of the school's "Transformative Visions" presidential speaker series.

During his time in the White House, he provided the president advice on major issues such as domestic policy, national security and various management issues within the federal government. 

McDonough currently works as a senior advisor at the Markle Foundation as well as Macro Advisory Partners.  He's also an executive fellow at the University of Notre Dame's Keough School of Global Affairs, where he teachers a global policy seminar. 

The presentation will start at 7 p.m. For those interested in listening, click here to register for the event.