2016 Speechwriters Conference: Ragan presents Jeff Shesol

Jeff Shesol is an author, historian, and an accidental speechwriter. A founding partner of West Wing Writers, Shesol is the author of Supreme Power: Franklin Roosevelt vs. The Supreme Court, which was selected as a New York Times Notable Book of the Year in 2010 and a Favorite Book of the Year by The New Yorker. The Pulitzer Prize-­winning historian Doris Kearns Goodwin described Supreme Power as “stunning,” the kind of book that comes “once in a generation,” and The New York Times Book Review called it “riveting … revealing … an impressive and engaging book … deeply researched and beautifully written.”

  • Jeff Shesol
    Founding Partner
    WestWing Writers