Public Speaking, Political Commentary, Teaching, Consulting
Wilmer J. Leon III, Ph.D. is a Political Scientist whose primary areas of expertise are Black Politics and Public Policy. Wilmer has a BS degree in Political Science from Hampton Institute, a Masters in Public Administration (MPA) from Howard University, and a Ph.D. in Political Science from Howard University.Dr. Leon is also the host of XM Satellite Radio’s, "Inside The Issues", a three-hour, call-in, talk radio program airing live nationally on XM Satellite Radio channel 126."
Dr. Leon was a featured commentator on CNN’s Lou Dobbs Tonight and is also a regular contributor to The Grio.com, The Root.com, TruthOut.org, The Maynard Institute.com and PoliticsInColor.com.
"Wilmer Leon is one of a kind. In an era of heated talk radio he is a voice of reason, the light that shines on after the others have burned out."
-- Juan Williams (Fox News)
"Dr. Leon is incisive and thoughtful. He works to inform his listeners with solid insights."
--John W. Dean(Author and former White House legal counsel to President Nixon)
"I have had the pleasure of being on Dr. Leon's show and it was a rich experience because of his own expert preparation that allowed for a high level of interaction with the guest. His show performs a valuable service to the public in the field of American politics and should be continued in any forum available."
--Dr. Ron Walters