A Preview of WC’s New Leader: Sheila Bair’s 2009 Acceptance of JFK Profile in Courage Award


As both Washington College and the greater Mid-Shore community start to absorb the news of Sheila Bair’s historic appointment as the first woman to lead the tenth oldest college in America, there is always a natural curiosity that sets in about a new leader’s background, values, and sense of mission in life.

Luckily for Spy readers, we were able to to locate Ms. Bair’s acceptance of the John F. Kennedy Library Profile in Courage award in 2009. It would be hard to find a more useful source to understand her accomplishments and an extraordinary sense of integrity she will be bringing to the Eastern Shore.

This video is approximately five minutes in length

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