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A Tribute to President Adams

The Board of Trustees hosted a tribute and thank you event for President J. Michael Adams on June 5, 2012 at the College at Florham. Various close colleagues and representatives of the faculty and administration expressed their appreciation for Adams’ service and accomplishments.

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Acting President Sheldon Drucker introduces the speakers at the event honoring President Adams. Alumnus and Chairman of the FDU Board of Trustees Patrick J. Zenner praised President Adams as “a leader extraordinaire.” Professor Helen G. Brudner spoke at the tribute and presented a plaque on behalf of the Faculty Senate.
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Distinguished guests and speakers salute President Adams.

President J. Michael Adams

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Alumnus and FDU Trustee Emeritus Edward L. Hennessy, Jr. delivers remarks. Gregory H. Olsen, alumnus and FDU Trustee, lauds President Adams. Petrocelli College Dean Kenneth Vehrkens addresses the crowd.
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University Provost Christopher Capuano and the crowd applaud President Adams. Susan Adams thanks the FDU community for the tribute to President Adams.

Photographs by Bill Blanchard, W. Scott Giglio and Dan Landau