Dr. Pamela Fox

Mary Baldwin College

Official Greetings for President Fox

I bring you greetings from the governor and the Commonwealth of Virginia. This commonwealth has a long history of fine educational institutions stretching back over 300 years, both public and private institutions. We are pleased to celebrate with you today the inauguration of Dr. Pamela Fox as your ninth president, and the governor sends his warmest greetings and best wishes to President Fox and the entire college community.

—The Honorable William H. Leighty, chief of staff for Governor Mark R. Warner

As chairman of the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia, the coordinating board for the public institutions of higher education in Virginia, I bring greetings to Dr. Pamela Fox on the occasion of her inauguration. The 16 institutions of SCHEV send congratulations to Mary Baldwin College and wish Dr. Fox a successful and productive tenure as president. The council also looks forward to having Dr. Fox participate in the Private College Advisory Board to explore ways in which the public and private institutions can work together to advance Virginia higher education.

—Dr. Carl N. Kelly, chairman, State Council of Higher Education for Virginia

It is an honor for me to be here today to represent the citizens of the City of Staunton. On their behalf, I want to welcome all of you from distant places to our city. We hope you will be able to enjoy our hospitality for a few days, or that you will soon find your way back for a longer visit. On behalf of the people of Staunton I also want to express our pride at being the home of a truly outstanding educational institution like Mary Baldwin College, and to extend a particularly warm welcome and congratulations to Dr. Pamela Fox.

—G. John Avoli, mayor of Staunton

On behalf of the session and congregation of First Presbyterian — the church in whose manse President Woodrow Wilson was born, the church of visionary educator Mary Julia Baldwin, and the church attended by Mary Baldwin presidents and the college community throughout the years, I welcome all the participants of this historic presidential inauguration and pledge to Dr. Pamela Fox, her administration, the faculty, staff, and student bodies our enthusiastic encouragement, fervent prayers, and hearty best wishes. Under her inspired guidance and direction may the college continue to break new ground in the fields of education and leadership and cultivate the skills and wisdom of her alumnae and alumni.

—The Rev. Dr. L. Randolph Harrison

I greet you on behalf of the faculty and staff of Mary Baldwin College. Already, we have begun to appreciate your energy and commitment, and we pledge to match it with our own. We look forward to a productive, open, and cooperative relationship as we together compose the future of Mary Baldwin. Welcome.

—Dr. Robert Grotjohn, associate professor of English and chairman of division coordinators

On behalf of the student body of Mary Baldwin College, I welcome Dr. Fox to the long line of distinguished presidents of Mary Baldwin College. Our student body enthusiastically supports Dr. Fox’s forward thinking and leadership. Dr. Fox, on behalf of the student body, I welcome you to our Mary Baldwin family.

—Sarah Gooch ’04, president, Student Government Association

It is an honor to represent over 11,000 alumnae and alumni of Mary Baldwin College. On their behalf I want to express my sincere best wishes to you as our ninth president. We already know that you share a love for our college. We look forward to your leadership as the objectives of innovative traditions, empowered, inclusive community, and dynamic linkages are developed and put in place. It is an exciting time to be at Mary Baldwin College! Welcome and congratulations, Dr. Fox.

—Dr. Sue McDowell Whitlock, president, Alumnae/i Association

We know the importance of your family’s support in this endeavor you have undertaken, and through the many demands you face, we assure you of your own family’s continuing love and support as you meet the needs of your college family.

—Dan Layman, Rachel and Megan Bright

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