Lorry Lokey and William Spencer To Be Honored At Notre Dame de Namur University Gala

Masters of Ceremonies California State Senator Jerry Hill and KPIX 5 Anchor Michelle Griego

Belmont, Calif., March 26, 2014 — Two outstanding individuals who have demonstrated the service and commitment that characterizes the Notre Dame de Namur University (NDNU) community — Lorry Lokey and the late William Spencer — will be honored at the 2014 NDNU President’s Gala. The Gala will be held on Saturday, April 5, 2014 at 6:30 p.m. at the Hyatt Regency in Burlingame.

Lorry Lokey, philanthropist and founder of Business Wire, will be honored with the Community Spirit Award for his distinguished and extraordinary history of philanthropy and community involvement. William Spencer, former NDNU trustee, will be honored posthumously with the second President’s Legacy Award for his outstanding contributions to the NDNU community and his leadership, generosity, vision and commitment to the values of the Sisters of Notre Dame and the university.

Masters of Ceremonies California State Senator Jerry Hill and KPIX 5 anchor Michelle Griego will lead this elegant evening that includes a cocktail reception, followed by dinner, dancing and entertainment, as well as a live auction, silent auction and raffle. For more information please visit www.ndnu.edu/gala.

Notre Dame de Namur University is a Catholic, not-for-profit, coeducational institution serving 2,000 traditional aged and adult students from diverse backgrounds. Established in 1851, by the Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur, NDNU maintains a strong commitment to academic excellence, social justice and community engagement. The university is fully accredited and offers 37 undergraduate, graduate and credential programs. The historic, 50-acre campus is located on the San Francisco Peninsula in Silicon Valley. For more information, visit www.ndnu.edu.


 Lorry Lokey  William Spencer
 Lorry Lokey  William Spencer