The President’s Leadership Society Dinner, held on Oct. 24, honored the generosity of alumni, parents and friends, with more than 200 in attendance. A first-time Loyalty Trendsetter Award was given to Jeanine Gault. The award recognizes graduates from the past decade who have supported their alma mater for at least five consecutive years.
Honoring individuals and organizations who have given for at least 40 consecutive years, the Lifetime Loyalty Award was given to the Churches of God, General Conference, represented by Robert Stephenson; Thomas and Kathleen Donnell; James and Mira Houdeshell; Richard and Sharon Kern; the Ohio Foundation of Independent Colleges, represented by Cindi Marshall; William and Donna Ruse; Jack and Jeanne Wasbro; and Richard and Barbara Wilkin.
Following the dinner, guests were treated to a concert by the Toledo Symphony Orchestra in Winebrenner Theological Seminary, which featured guest conductor and violinist Karina Canellakis and the U.S. premier of “Lonely Angel” by Latvian composer Peteris Vasks.