The President's Medal Celebration 2017

Friday, November 3, 2017

Marriott Marquis
901 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 2001

Cocktail Reception
6:00-7:30 pm

Dinner and Program
7:30-10:00 pm

Drinks and Dancing
10:00 pm to Midnight

All proceeds support the Archbishop Hannan Scholarship, as well as other endowed scholarships at St. John’s.

2017 President's Medal Honorees

This biannual event will celebrate the leadership of six members of the St. John's community who will receive the President's Medal, the school's highest honor. Traditionally, this medal is awarded to distinguished alumni and friends of the school who have given extraordinary service to St. John's and the greater community. All proceeds support designated scholarships.


Doreen Engel
Catholic School Educator

Branden Jacobs-Jenkins '02
American Playwright

James Kernan '72 and Chris Kernan
Leaders in the Catholic Community

James S. O'Connell '73, President
Jim Koons Automotive Companies

RADM David N. Rogers '54
Rear Admiral U.S. Navy (Retired)

List of 4 members.

  • Photo of Michael Harper '71

    Mr. Michael Harper '71 

    Executive Chair, Summit Group; Former Trustee; Philanthropist
  • Photo of Mary O'Donnell '02, MD

    MAJ Mary O'Donnell '02, MD 

    Chief of the Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Ft. Belvoir Army Hospital
  • Photo of Brendan Quinn

    Mr. Brendan Quinn 

  • Photo of Christopher Stevens '70

    Mr. Christopher Stevens '70 

    One of the "Core Four" Founders of Keurig; Professor, University of Notre Dame; Philanthropist