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Desert Diplomat

Sep 10, 2018, 6:30pm – 8:30pm

Highland Park United Methodist Church, Great Hall

3300 Mockingbird Lane

Dallas, TX US 75205

Date: Sep 10, 2018

Time: 6:30pm

Robert W. Jordan, Ambassador to Saudi Arabia, during the George W. Bush Administration

Robert Jordan will discuss the current Middle East climate and his book, “Desert Diplomat” which was released in July 2015. Robert Jordan is Diplomat in Residence and Professor of Practice in the John G. Tower Center for Political Studies at Southern Methodist University.

He served as U.S. Ambassador to Saudi Arabia from 2001-2003 taking charge of his mission in the wake of the attacks of September 11 at a critical time in U.S.-Saudi relations. His book will be available following the program.

RSVP meal & program
Pay $15 online

RSVP meal & program
Pay $15 by check 

RSVP Program only
(no deadline)

For meal reservations, payment of $15 per person (online or check) must be received by Monday, September 3, 2018.

Your PayPal receipt or check is your confirmation. 

BE SURE TO INDICATE THE NAME OF YOUR GUESTS, CIRCLE NUMBER, or OTHER INFORMATION on your check or, if paying via PayPal, by email to Laura Petty at

Payments received after the deadline will not be accepted and no meal will be available. Please join us for the program, however, which begins at 7:00 pm and is open to all.

Childcare is available for this event free of charge, but you must make reservations by Monday, September 3, 2018, at www.hpumc.org/kidcare.