A distinguished panel of California political experts will discuss Brown's life, impact and legacy as a policy maker, leader and political icon. The forum's panelists include Carla Marinucci, senior political reporter, San Francisco Chronicle; Chuck McFadden, author of "Trailblazer: A Biography of Jerry Brown"; Robert Stutzman, former deputy chief of staff for communications to Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger and founder and president of Stutzman Public Affairs.
The panel also features Ronald Isetti, Saint Mary’s professor emeritus of history, and it will be moderated by Rev. Michael Russo, professor of political communication at Saint Mary's. A question-and-answer session follows the panel presentation, and audience members will be invited to participate in the discussion.