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Historic Meetings

For decades, Wingspread has had the honor of being host to some of the worlds greatest leaders and problem-solvers. 

We hope you will join in their legacy when you meet at Wingspread.

Organizations With Roots at Wingspread

Wingspread has been the place where some of the United States' most notable organizations started as an idea that was shaped into a reality. 

For example: 

  • National Public Radio
  • The National Endowment for the Arts
  • International Criminal Court
  • The Presidential Climate Action Plan

Notable Figures Who Attended or Hosted Meetings at Wingspread

Eleanor Roosevelt

Jesse Jackson

Les Aspin

Ralph Nader

Sandra Day O'Connor

Walter Cronkite

Eleanor Roosevelt