A Conversation with Champions: LPGA Women and Their Heroes
Wednesday, June 20, 2007
LPGA players Lorena Ochoa (who went on to win the tournament), Natalie Gulbis, Nancy Lopez, and Morgan Pressel shared their life stories, including who their heroes are and who has inspired them on and off the golf course. Additionally, the Susan B. Anthony Promise Award was presented to Mary Beth Cooper, Vice President for Student Affairs at RIT.
The conversation was moderated by Myra Gelband, a Senior Trustee at the University of Rochester and former senior editor of Sports Illustrated.
View pictures from this exciting event.
Click here for panelists' biographies.
New York Times article from June 6, 2007 on Morgan Pressel and the stress of success.
The 2007 Susan B. Anthony Promise Award:
The Susan B. Anthony Promise Award celebrates a leading Rochester woman & alumna of the William E. Simon Graduate School of Business Administration whose career, leadership, energy and wisdom promise to help us realize Susan B. Anthony’s dream. The Simon School and Anthony Center sponsor this award.
This event is co-sponsored by the Anthony Center for Women's Leadership and the Wegmans LPGA.
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