McCord Lecture Series

46th McCord Lecture

Nuria Fernandez

   Friday, April 21
   7:30 - 9:00 a.m.
   Hayden-Clark Alumni Center
Peplow Pavilion

The Foster College of Business is hosting Nuria Fernandez as the 46th McCord Lecturer on Friday, April 21, from 7:30-9:00am. Fernandez is Administrator of the Federal Transit Administration in Washington D.C. and has served in leadership roles at some of the largest transit systems in America. The event will be located at the Hayden-Clark Alumni Center's Peplow Pavilion. A complimentary breakfast will be served.RSVP by April 14 to Matt Rieker 309-677-3232 or Parking is available in the Main Street parking deck.


The McCord Lecture Series brings prominent business executives to the Bradley University campus to meet with students, faculty, and the community to discuss managerial and organizational applications. This series was made possible through the financial support of Illinois Mutual Life Insurance Company and named in honor of business role model and community leader, Robert A. McCord.

Through this series, attendees get the chance to meet leaders like ones they may read about in BusinessWeek and The Wall Street Journal and to discuss the challenges of leading a major enterprise. Recent speakers include Shannon Schuyler, Principal - Chief Purpose Officer at PwC, Michele Sullivan, President of the Caterpillar Foundation and Director of Corporate Social Innovation, Mike Dalton, President of Maui Jim, and John “Ozzy” Osborne, President and CEO of BBDO New York.