Caterpillar Foundation President To Give McCord Lecture

March 8, 2017

The 41st McCord Lecture sponsored by the Foster College of Business at Bradley University will take place on Thursday, March 23, at 7:30 a.m. in the Peplow Pavilion in the Hayden-Clark Alumni Center. 
Michele Sullivan, President of the Caterpillar Foundation and Director of Corporate Social Innovation, is the featured speaker and will discuss the topic “Moving from Transactional to Strategic/Influential in the Caterpillar Foundation.”

A complimentary breakfast buffet will be offered. Register for the event by March 16by calling 677-2296 or send email to

The McCord Lecture Series was made possible through the financial support of Illinois Mutual Life Insurance Company and named for a role model of business and community leadership, Robert A. McCord. Through the series, students get a chance to meet leaders they read about in BusinessWeek and The Wall Street Journal and discuss the challenges of leading a major enterprise.