CBS is also bringing Marine General John Allen, former commander of U.S. and NATO forces in Afghanistan; Gen. John Campbell, the Army's vice chief of staff; Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn, director of the Defense Intelligence Agency; Retired Admiral Mike Mullen, former chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff; and Lisa Monaco, assistant to the President for Homeland Security and Counterterrorism, who briefed Obama during the recent attacks on the Boston Marathon.

Also at the network's tables will be actor Daniel Dae Kim from “Hawaii Five-0," who has previously attended the dinner; Chef José Andrés; Reps. Joaquín Castro (D-Texas), Ed Royce (R-Calif.), and Chris Van Hollen (D-Md.); former Obama personal aide Reggie Love; Council on Foreign Relations' Jared Cohen; Obama adviser Samantha PowerSamantha PowerObama's UN envoy apologizes for not recognizing Armenian mass killings as genocide New US approach to Syria a welcome sight to many in region Trump’s response to Syrian bloodshed lifts the stain of American inaction MORE; and Washington Nationals’ third baseman Ryan Zimmerman.