June McAllister Fowler
VP, BJC Healthcare
speech

Colleen Starkloff
Co-founder, Starkloff Disability Institute
speech

The Hon. Terry Swinger OD
Optometrist and former Missouri
legislator
speech

Maxine Clark
Founder of Build-A-Bear Workshop
speech

Gladys Caines Coggswell
Storyteller and historian
speech

Patrick J. Sly
Executive VP, Emerson
speech 

Robert G Heil
Founder, Heil Sound
Dec. 20, 2014
speech not avaiable

Jorge Riopedre
Exec. Dir.,Casa de Salud
Dec. 20, 2014
speech

Karla Bakersmith
CEO, Scrubs & Beyond
Dec. 20, 2014
speech

Grayling O. Tobias
Superintendent
Hazelwood School District
Aug. 9, 2014
speech

Steven R. Sullivan
President, Provident, Inc.
Aug. 9, 2014
speech

Joseph Bergfeld
President, Pittsburgh Pipe and Supply Co.
May 17, 2014
speech

Randy E. Sims
President and Founder
Sims Exectuive Search
May 17, 2014
speech

Stephen J. Burrows
Business executive and educator
May 18, 2014
speech

The. Rev. Starsky Wilson
President and CEO, Deaconess Foundation
Dec. 14, 2013
speech

The Hon. Jason Kander
Missouri Secretary of State
Dec. 14, 2013
speech

Kirk Richter
retired vp and treasurer,
Sigma Aldrich Corp.
Dec. 14, 2013
speech

 
David Hilliard
President and CEO, Wyman Center
Aug. 10, 2013
speech

JoAnn M. Shaw
Vice President and
Chief Learning Officer
BJC Center for LifeLong Learning
Aug. 10, 2013
speech

Dennis Reagan
President and CEO, the Muny
Aug. 4, 2012
Speech

Jean Carnahan
Former U.s. Senator
Aug. 4, 2012
Speech

Andrew Hall
Former President and CEO of Stage Stores Inc.
May 13, 2012
Speech

Lt. Col. James Craig
Commander, The Gateway Battalion Army ROTC detachment St. Louis
May 12, 2012
Speech

Patricia Wolff, MD
Executive Director of Meds & Food for Kids
May 12, 2012
Speech

Jerry Dunn
Clinical Associate Professor and Director of Child Advocacy Center
Dec. 17, 2011
Speech

Cynthia Prost
President of Arts and Education Council
Dec. 17, 2011
Speech

The Honorable Suresh Kumar
Assistant Secretary of Commerce
Dec. 17, 2011
Speech

Robert Reeg
President of MasterCard Technologies
Aug. 6, 2011
Speech

Charlie Hoffman
Former President and CEO of Covad Communications
Aug. 6, 2011
Speech

Art McCoy
Superintendent of the Ferguson-Florissant School District
May 15, 2011
Speech

Earl Horton, BSBA
May 15, 2011
Speech

Dori Carlson O.D.
May 14, 2011
Speech

Gary Dollar
President and CEO at United Way of Greater St. Louis
May 14, 2011
Speech

Deborah Patterson
President of Monsanto Fund
May 14, 2011
Speech


Norman Eaker
Principal and CEO, Edward Jones
Aug. 7, 2010
Speech


John "Jack" Galmiche
President and CEO of KETC Nine Network
May 15, 2010

Students
May 15, 2010
Thomas Knoten, MA philosophy
Amanda Duckwall, BS biology
Speech

Thomas Klein, BA English

Lee Ann Barrett
Executive Director of the Missouri Optometric Association
May 15, 2010
(College of Optometry)

Inda Schaenen
Educator and doctoral candidate
May 16, 2010
(College of Education)

Erwin Branahl
Retired engineer and McDonnell Douglas executive
May 16, 2010
(College of Business Administration and UMSL/Washington University Joint Undergraduate Engineering Program)
Speech


Karen Kalish
Executive Director and Founder of Cultural Leadership
and the Teacher Home Visit Program
Dec. 19, 2009
(College of Arts and Sciences)
Speech

Debra Hollingsworth
Vice President for External Affairs at AT&T Missouri
Dec. 19, 2009
(College of Arts and Sciences)
Speech


Warner Baxter
President and CEO of Ameren UE
May 16, 2009
(College of Arts and Sciences)
Speech


Gary Belsky
Editor in Chief of ESPN The Magazine
(Colleges of Education, College of Nursing, College of Fine Arts and Communication, School of Social Work, Bachelor of General Studies and Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies, and Masters in Public Policy Administration)
Speech

Don Marsh
Journalist, author and current host of 90.7 FM KWMU's St. Louis on the Air
Aug. 2, 2008
(College of Education, College of Nursing, College of Fine Arts and Communication)
Speech

Charles Armbruster
retired UMSL chemistry professor
Aug. 2, 2008
(College of Arts and Sciences, School of Social Work, Bachelor of General Studies, Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies, Master's in Gerontology, Master's in Public Policy Administration)
Speech

John Hixson
President and Chief Executive Officer, LaBarge Products, Inc.
Aug. 2, 2008
(College of Business Administration, UMSL/WU Joint Undergraduate Engineering)
Speech


James R. Kimmey
President and CEO, Missouri Foundation for Health
Dec. 16, 2006
(College of Nursing and Health Studies, UMSL/WU Joint Undergraduate Engineering Program, College of Fine Arts and Communication, School of Social Work, Bachelor of General Studies, UMR-EEC, Gerontology Masters Program and Masters in Public Policy Administration)
Speech

Robert Lewis
Principal and President, Development Strategies
Dec. 16, 2006
(College of Arts and Sciences)
Speech

Robert Frank
President, Illuminor LLC
Dec. 17, 2006
(College of Education)
Speech

The Honorable Robin Carnahan
Missouri Secretary of State
Dec. 17, 2006
(College of Business Administration)
Speech


The Honorable William Lacy Clay
Missouri Representative to the U.S. House of Representatives
May 13, 2006
(College of Nursing, UMSL/WU Joint Undergraduate Engineering Program, College of Fine Arts and Communication, School of Social Work, Bachelor of General Studies, UMR-EEC, Gerontology Masters Program and Masters in Public Policy Administration)
Speech

William Thomas Walker
Dean, Continuing Education and Outreach, UMSL
May 13, 2006
(College of Arts and Sciences)
Speech

Stephen Lehmkuhle
Senior Vice President of Academic Affairs, University of Missouri System
May 13, 2006
(College of Optometry)
Speech

Elizabeth Fitzgerald
President. The Magic House
May 14, 2006
(College of Education)
Speech

Peter Schick
President, Moneta Group
May 14, 2006
(College of Business Administration)
Speech


H. Gerald Schwartz Jr.
Senior professor of civil and environmental engineering and director of the Engineering Management Program, Washington University in St. Louis
Dec. 17, 2005
(College of Nursing, UMSL/WU Joint Undergraduate Engineering Program, College of Fine Arts and Communication, School of Social Work, Bachelor of General Studies, UMR-EEC, Gerontology Masters Program and Masters in Public Policy Administration)
Speech

Mark A. Burkholder
Dean, College of Arts & Sciences, UMSL
Dec. 17, 2005
(College of Arts and Sciences)
Speech

Thomas R. Hoerr
Director, New City School
Dec. 18, 2005
(College of Education)
Speech

David G. Otto
Principal, Edward Jones
Dec. 18, 2005
(College of Business Administration)
Speech


Charles D. Schmitz
Dean and Professor of the College of Education, UMSL
Aug. 7, 2005
(College of Arts and Sciences, School of Social Work, College of Education, Evening College, College of Fine Arts and Communication, Master's in Gerontology, Master's in Public Policy Administration)
Speech

Gregory Boyce
President and COO, Peabody Energy
Aug. 7, 2005
(College of Business Administration, College of Nursing, UMSL/WU Joint Engineering Program)
Speech


Lee Armstrong Clear
Vice President and Marketing Manager, Clear Channel Radio-St. Louis.
May 14, 2005
(Eveving College, Barnes College of Nursing and Health Studies, UMSL/WU Joint Undergraduate Engineering Program, College of Fine Arts and Communication, UMR-EEC, Gerontology Masters Program and Masters in Public Policy Administration)
Speech

Susan K. Feigenbaum
Professor and Chair, Department of Economics, UMSL
May 14, 2005
(College of Arts and Sciences and School of Social Work)
Speech

Jerald Wayne Strickland
Interim Senior Vice President of Academic Affairs, University of Houston
May 14, 2005
(College of Optometry)
Speech

Charles D. Schmitz
Dean and Professor of the College of Education, UMSL
May 15, 2005
(College of Education)
Speech


K. Lynn Wieck, Ph.D. RN
CEO, Management Soultions for Healthcare
Dec. 18, 2004
(Evening College, College of Nursing, UMSL/WU Joint Undergraduate Engineering Program, College of Fine Arts and Communication, UMR-EEC, Gerontology Masters Program and Masters in Public Policy Administration)
Speech

Scott H. Decker
Curators' Professor of Criminology and Criminal Justice, UMSL
Dec. 18, 2004
(College of Arts and Sciences and School of Social Work)
Speech

Charles D. Schmitz
Dean and Professor, College of Education, UMSL
Dec. 19, 2004
(College of Education)
Speech

Keith Womer
Dean,  College of Business Administration, UMSL
Dec. 19, 2004
(College of Business Administration)
Speech


Donald H. Driemeier
Deputy to the Chancellor, UMSL
Aug. 8, 2004
(College of Arts and Sciences, Evening College, College of Education, College of Fine Arts and Communication, Gerontology Masters Program and Masters in Public Policy Administration)
Speech

Cecil G. Wood
Senior Vice President, UMB Bank
Aug. 8, 2004
(College of Business Administration, College of Nursing and UMSL/WU Joint Undergraduate Engineering Program)
Speech