During an address by Donald Trump, the president announced that Lee Greenwood will be appointed to the John F. Kennedy Center Board of Trustees. He will serve as a member of the board through September 2024.
“I just found out I was appointed as a trustee to the Kennedy Center. Thank you President Trump,” Greenwood said in a statement. “This is a tremendous honor. The Kennedy Center is THE premier performance hall in the United States!”
The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts is the United States National Cultural Center, located on the Potomac River in Washington, D.C.
The Grammy-winning country star has met or performed for nine United States Presidents, and continues to serve on the National Endowment of the Arts’ National Council on the Arts, an appointment received by President George W. Bush in 2008.
Earlier this year, he celebrated 35 years of his patriotic classic, “God Bless The USA,” which was featured on his 1984 album, You’ve Got a Good Love Comin,