Distinguished Alumnus to Give Commencement Address
Oskaloosa, IA— The 2014 commencement ceremony will be held Saturday, May 10 at 10:00 am in the Penn Activity Center (PAC). Doors will open at 8:00 am.
This year’s commencement speaker will be William Penn graduate, William “Bill” Kimball of Johnston, Iowa. Kimball graduated from William Penn College in 1970 with a degree in economics. He went on to have a career of distinction serving as chairman and CEO of Medicap Pharmacies, Inc. for over 30 years. Upon his retirement, he established a business and is still partner in Kimball-Porter Investments, LLC. He also currently serves on the Board of Directors for Principal Mutual Funds and Casey’s General Stores, Inc.
Kimball was named to the University’s Alumni Hall of Fame first in 1995 as one of two recipients of the Distinguished Career Award, and again in 2009 when he received the Distinguished Service Award.