Achievement Day Highlights 2022
Citation for Achievement Honorees
We presented four accomplished William Jewell graduates with the 2022 Citation for Achievement. They share their personal and professional journeys in these brief videos.
M. Tyler Griffin, ’01
Vice President, North American Consulting at Cerner Corporation
Coreen Dawkins Jackson, Ph.D., ’84
Dean, Honors College, Tennessee State University
The Honorable W. Brent Powell, ’92
Justice, Missouri Supreme Court
Chris Rosson, ’06
President and CEO, United Way of Greater Kansas City
The Critical Thinker of the Year Award
We are proud to announce Karen Daniel as the recipient of this inaugural award. She was selected for encompassing William Jewell College’s 7 attributes of a Critical Thinker: analytical, passionate, creative, problem solver, humanitarian, truth seeking and innovative. Daniel joined us at the Achievement Day Celebration event in a conversation with Roshann Parris, founder and CEO of Parris Communications, Inc. Hear Karen's story below, in a conversation with Roshann Parris, founder and CEO of Parris Communications, or see Karen's bio.