Vanderbilt Parents Leadership Committee

  • Vanderbilt University

    Parental Perspective: Parents Abby and Jon Winkelried offer valuable insights for Vanderbilt leaders

    Abby and Jon became involved in the Parents Leadership Committee, later serving as co-chairs for the 2011–2012 Vanderbilt Parents Campaign. Jon, now a Vanderbilt trustee who is co-CEO of TPG Capital and the former co-president of Goldman Sachs, joined the Board of Trust in 2012. Read More

    Apr. 22, 2021

  • Volunteer Leadership Week 2021

    Vanderbilt’s Volunteer Leadership Week drives collaboration and support

    Vanderbilt hosts a gathering of the university’s most engaged volunteer leaders each spring for a special weekend of activities designed to foster collaboration in support of the university's mission and momentum. This year all events were held virtually during Volunteer Leadership Week, an extended slate of programming presented Feb. 22–26. Read More

    Mar. 5, 2021

  • Vanderbilt University

    The Met Connection: Parent Leader Rich Miller Keeps Opera Streaming from New York to Vanderbilt

    A tenor who studied with Metropolitan Opera star John Alexander and currently studies with Robert White of Juilliard, Rich Miller is in his sixth year as president of the Metropolitan Opera Guild and is an advisory director of the Metropolitan Opera Association. As a Blair parent and member of the Vanderbilt Parents Leadership Committee and the Parents and Family Advisory Board, he and his wife, Carol, have made it possible for the Blair and Vanderbilt communities to access live streaming of the Met through a subscription service. Read More

    Aug. 12, 2016