ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – A former White House chief of staff during the Clinton Administration will be Maryville University’s 2015 commencement speaker.
Erskine Bowles is the co-founder of the Campaign to Fix the Debt and former co-chair of the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform.
The university announced Thursday that Bowles will receive an Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree during the May 2 ceremony at the St. Charles Family Arena.
“We are honored to host Mr. Bowles,” said Maryville President Mark Lombardi, PhD. “He is an accomplished businessman, public servant and educator who will provide our students with insight and wisdom as they begin their journey to reshape their world.”