Tribpedia: Liz Carpenter

Liz Carpenter was a public relations expert, author, and speechwriter best known for serving as press secretary and staff director to Lady Bird Johnson.  

She was a feminist who collected an impressive list of firsts: first woman to serve as executive assistant to the vice president, first female press secretary to the first lady, and first female student body ...

Liz Carpenter Obit

Remembering the life and legacy of political speechwriter and humorist Liz Carpenter, who died today at age 89.