Podcast interview for Discover Your Talent–Do What You Love

By | 2016-10-21T12:58:21+00:00 September 8th, 2015|Categories: Articles, home|

Delano Lewis, a former U.S. Ambassador to South Africa, rose from segregation-era Kansas to prominence in government, business, and the not-for-profit world. His bestselling memoir, “It All Begins with Self,” affirms his belief in the value of family, education, hard work, perseverance, mentors and supporters. His trailblazing career includes top positions [...] – Former Ambassador to S. Africa

By | 2016-10-21T12:58:21+00:00 August 23rd, 2015|Categories: Articles, Uncategorized|

Former Ambassador to S. Africa, NM Resident, Releases New Book Michelle Laflamme-Childs - August 23, 2015 We New Mexicans are lucky to have so many luminaries living among us, especially considering the rural nature of our state. One such figure is Mr. Delano Lewis, former United States Ambassador to South Africa [...]

Ambassador Delano Lewis live on WBAL NBC

By | 2015-08-19T18:52:50+00:00 August 10th, 2015|Categories: Articles, home|

It was an early start this morning here in Baltimore Maryland with my brother Geoff and father Ambassador Delano Lewis. I'm here to help promote his new book "it all begins with self" he was live on WBAL NBC at 6:30 am. Great start to our Sunday!

Ambassador Lewis Speaks at Mandela International Magnet School

By | 2016-10-21T12:58:21+00:00 September 26th, 2014|Categories: Articles, home|

September 19, 2014 Ambassador Lewis and his wife Gayle were invited to speak at the Mandela International Magnet School in Santa Fe New Mexico. After the speech to the  7th and 8th grades students,  Mr and Mrs Lewis received the following amazing letters from the students. September 22, 2014   Dear Ambassador and Mrs Lewis:   [...]

Delano Lewis returns to DC

By | 2014-09-24T15:38:52+00:00 September 19th, 2014|Categories: Articles|

Recently, I flew from my home in Florida and met my father in Washington D.C. to begin promoting his new book. I have three brothers, two of who left D.C. years ago and now reside on the west coast, and one brother, Geoff, who still lives in the D.C. area. This was a great reunion with [...]


By | 2014-09-16T19:57:21+00:00 August 19th, 2014|Categories: Articles|

The man at the helm of National Public Radio discusses the effect the computer age is having on the medium and talks about the need to stand firm in the face of political changes in Washington.   Delano Lewis knew that taking over National Public Radio would be a a tough job. But he didn't know [...]

Delano E. Lewis Sr.

By | 2016-10-21T12:58:21+00:00 August 19th, 2014|Categories: Articles|

Delano E. Lewis, Sr, a native Kansan, received a Bachelors Degree from the University of Kansas in 1960 and a Juris Doctorate Degree from Washburn University School of Law, Topeka Kansas, in 1963 Mr. Lewis served ten years in the Federal Government from 1963 until 1973. He served as an attorney with the Dept. of Justice; [...]

Lafayette To Present Honorary Degrees Including Delano Lewis

By | 2014-08-19T17:22:11+00:00 August 19th, 2014|Categories: Articles|

Lafayette College will award honorary degrees to five leaders in education, literature, journalism and religion as part of the college's 161st commencement exercises on May 19. Honorees will include Delano Lewis, president and chief executive officer of National Public Radio, who will receive a doctor of humanities; author Jay Parini, professor of English at Middlebury College, [...]