News + Press

Spring 2016

D.C. Honors GEICO VP, Raises Close to $200K

​In October 2015, Posse D.C. hosted its eighth annual Power of 10 event, which raised nearly $200,000 and honored Rynthia Rost, the vice president of public affairs at GEICO, for her commitment to excellence in higher education and investment in community development. Read More

Fall 2015

D.C. Scholars Attend White House Summit

University of Wisconsin-Madison Scholar Fernando Umanzor and Sewanee: The University of the South Scholar Chandler Davenport were invited to attend First Lady Michele Obama’s “Beating the Odds” Summit at the White House in July. Read More

Fall 2015

D.C. Executives Join Advisory Board

​Posse D.C. is thrilled to announce the addition of two members to its advisory board: Wesley Combs, the North American diversity and inclusion leader at The Boston Consulting Group, and Mark Carlson, a partner at Ernst & Young LLP. Read More

Upcoming Events



Posse’s Annual Gala

An Evening of Stars

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Posse’s hallmark event in New York City honors the individuals and organizations that have made an extraordinary difference in the field of education.

Cipriani Wall Street
55 Wall Street
New York, NY 10005

Cocktails: 6:30 p.m.
Dinner: 7:30 p.m.
Festive Attire

Emceed by Lesley Stahl,
Correspondent, 60 Minutes



Posse Los Angeles Golf Outing

Presented by Avison Young

Monday, September 25, 2017

Join us for Posse Los Angeles' fifth annual Golf Outing presented by Avison Young.

Calabasas Country Club
4515 Park Entrada
Calabasas, California 91302

9 a.m. Registration, Breakfast and Warm-up
11 a.m.
  Shotgun Start
4:30 p.m.