- On Leadership Editor
Lillian Cunningham is the editor of On Leadership at The Washington Post.
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The former secretary of defense and White House chief of staff talks Afghanistan, Benghazi and critics.
These individuals and teams represent some of the best innovation and strongest leadership in the federal government.
"One of the great beliefs I have is that ordinary people have to, and must be, in government," Laura Alonso said. And so she took her own advice.