Every month, the Leadership Institute hosts its Speaker Series in which presenters speak to the student body about their careers and the importance of leadership.
Toni Preckwinkle is the current President of the Cook County Board and served as Alderman of Chicago's 4th Ward from 1991-2010.
Elizabeth "Dolly" Duffy, a graduate of Regina Dominican, is the executive director of the Alumni Association at the University of Notre Dame.
Meredith served eight years in the U.S. Armed Forces. She is now a co-founder and board member of H.E.R.O.E.S. Care, a non-profit organization that provides comprehensive care to veterans and veteran families.
Mr. Kraemer, author and professor at Northwestern University School of Business, will speak to RDHS on September 15, 2015.
Ms. O'Shaughnessy, founder of the non-profit Erasing the Distance, spoke to RDHS on January 28, 2015.
Janet Davies, news reporter and producer, spoke to RDHS on March 19, 2015.
Dr. Buck is a professor of management at Northwestern University's Kellogg School of Management.
Sister Donna is a nationally renowned author and Vice President of Catholic Health Partners.
Ms. Fenner is the editor-in-chief of Chicago Magazine and a graduate of Regina Dominican. Ms. Fenner kicked off the inaugural speaker series event in September 2013.
Sr. Mary Scullion is the founder and director of Project Home. In 2013, she was listed as one of TIME Magazine's "World's 100 Most Influential People."
"Self-reflection is the key to identifying what you stand for, what your values are, and what matters most.”
Harry M. Kraemer, From Values to Action: The Four Principles of Value-Based Leadership
“There can be no greater call than to serve and advocate on behalf of persons who struggle to get by in a world where they are all-too-frequently relegated to the margins of society and where they long for dignity, hope and compassion.”
S. Donna Markham, Religion News Service