"Greetings! I’d like to welcome our distinguished guests: member of our Board of Trustees, Leslie Juby; President of the IMSA Fund Board of Directors, Ross Hemphill; our elected officials, State Representative Stephanie Kifowit, Mayor Tom Weisner and representing State Representative Linda Chapa LaVia, Lillian Perry; our distinguished Ambassadors and Emeriti; Founding President and President Emerita, Stephanie Pace Marshall, who in June of this year was installed as the (first female) Chancellor of the Lincoln Academy of Illinois; our distinguished faculty, new and returning; our staff, including Residential Life, Professional Field Services and everyone else; and the Class of 2019, the Class of 2018 and our seniors, the Class of 2017."
Torres, José M., "Convocation 2016: Opening Remarks" (2016). Keynotes, Speeches, and Lectures. 1.