The Wilson Center will host a memorial to honor and celebrate the life of Steve McDonald, a friend and colleague to many, and long-time director of the Africa Program on Wednesday, March 13, 2019. We hope that you will be able to join his family, friends, and colleagues as we gather to pay special tribute to Steve’s life and legacy. 

The Africa Program is collecting written messages and tributes to Steve, which can be sent to africa@wilsoncenter.org. Remembrances will be collected until February 25, 2019.

A formal program and RSVP link will be posted on February 21, 2019, but please find preliminary event details below.

What: Public memorial service to honor and celebrate Steve McDonald, former Director of the Wilson Center Africa Program

Where: Wilson Center

    Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center

    One Woodrow Wilson Plaza

    1300 Pennsylvania, Ave., NW

    Washington, D.C. 20004

When: Wednesday, March 13, 2019, 10:00am to 11:30am