The LifeSavers Foundation welcomes The Honorable Newt Gingrich for its Fall fundraiser, supporting The Doctor Spot, a mobile pediatric clinic. The medical outreach of The Doctor Spot is well on the way into its second year serving the Dallas community.
An intellectually fearless visionary and historian, Newt Gingrich is one of the foremost economic, social, political and security-focused conservative thinkers alive today.
As the author of the New York Times #1 bestseller Understanding Trump, and as an advisor to President Trump throughout the 2016 campaign and the presidency, Speaker Gingrich has become known as the President’s chief explainer.
His deep understanding of history, US-European-Asian relations, and worldwide economics gives him tremendous insight into the opportunities and potential pitfalls developing in today’s dynamic world.
Speaker Gingrich is also well-known as the architect of the “Contract with America” that led the Republican Party to victory in 1994 by capturing the majority in the U.S. House for the first time in 40 years. As Speaker, he disrupted the status quo and transformed Washington.
He led Congress to pass welfare reform, the first balanced budget in a generation, the first tax cut in 16 years, and measures to strengthen U.S. defense and intelligence capabilities – an action later lauded by the bipartisan 9/11 Commission.
After serving in Congress, in 2003, Speaker Gingrich continued his commitment to modernizing health care and launched the Center for Health Transformation, which focused on improving health care systems and providing better outcomes at lower cost. In 2012, Speaker Gingrich was a candidate for the Republican nomination for President of the United States, winning primaries in South Carolina and Georgia.
He now serves as an advisor to the National Space Council.
Internationally, Speaker Gingrich is known as a Fox News contributor. He is a Senior Advisor at Dentons, the world’s largest law firm with more than 6,500 lawyers in 50 countries and offices in more than 125 cities. He advises the firm’s world-class Public Policy and Regulation practice. He is also a Senior Scientist at Gallup.
Speaker Gingrich is an expert on world history, military issues, and international affairs. He served on the Terrorism Task Force for the Council on Foreign Relations. In 2005, he co-chaired the Task Force on U.N. Reform, a bi-partisan Congressional effort to reform the United Nations. Additionally, Newt served as a Member of the Defense Policy Board, was the longest-serving teacher of the Joint War Fighting course for Major Generals and has instructed officers from all five U.S. services as a Distinguished Visiting Scholar and Professor at the National Defense University.
Speaker Gingrich has published 36 fiction and nonfiction books including 15 New York Times bestsellers. Through Gingrich Productions, he also hosts and produces historical and public policy documentaries.
Speaker Gingrich has a Bachelor’s degree in history from Emory University as well as a Master’s and PhD in Modern European History from Tulane University. Before serving in Congress, he was a professor of History and Environmental Studies at West Georgia College.
Throughout his career, he has focused on understanding the past in order to protect the future.
His unquenchable thirst for knowledge enables him to share unique and unparalleled insights on a wide range of topics. His audiences worldwide find him educational and inspirational in equal measure.
Join us in welcoming Newt Gingrich, October 13th at The Omni Frisco Hotel starting at 530 P.M.