Ambassador Wendy R. Sherman – WUSF News
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Ambassador Wendy Sherman served as Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs during the Obama administration.
She was also an advisor to former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright.
On Monday, the former diplomat was in Sarasota to speak on foreign policy issues as part of the Ringling College Library Association Town Hall lecture series.
In her talk at the Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall, Sherman called climate change the world’s biggest threat, praised recent efforts to reach a peace deal with the Taliban, and said that China is on course to become the world’s next superpower.