MEDIA ADVISORY: Summer Commencement

Posted: Wednesday, 18 July 2007

EDITORS/NEWS DIRECTORS: Troy University will hold Summer Commencement ceremonies on its Montgomery Campus on Thursday, July 19. The ceremony will be held in the Davis Theatre for the Performing Arts and will begin at 7 p.m.

Dr. John Kline, director of Troy University’s Institute for Leadership Development, will deliver the keynote address. Dr. Kline served as provost of Air University at Maxwell Air Force Base from 1991 until 2000. In 2000, Dr. Kline retired from the Air Force and joined Troy University as professor of education.

Dr. Kline has a distinguished career of service and a record of successful leadership in educational, volunteer, civic and religious organizations. He was a co-founder of Leadership Montgomery, has served on many boards, committees and is a member of the Taylor Road Baptist Church. He speaks and writes on leadership and communications and conducts training nationally on writing, speaking and listening.