Robert L. Woodson

Robert L. Woodson

Founder, The Woodson Center


Robert L. Woodson is the founder and president of the Woodson Center, and is a frequent advisor to local, state and federal government officials as well as business and philanthropic organizations.  Woodson has published in influential newspapers and journals such as The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, The Hill, National Review, The Washington Post, The New York Post, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy, Vanderbilt Law Review, The Los Angeles Times, The Philadelphia Inquirer, and other national and local media outlets. He is the author of several books, including On the Road to Economic Freedom and The Triumphs of Joseph: How Today’s Community Healers are Reviving Our Streets and Neighborhood.

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