Character

Speaker Series

LifePortraits Speaker Series

Inaugurated by the Head of School, the LifePortraits Speaker Series was established to bring to campus speakers whose inspirational stories give witness to faith, character and vision in action. Their life portraits become part of our ongoing conversation about what matters most in life and the call to respond nobly to the challenges and opportunities before us.

The LifePortraits Speaker Series at Montrose School is open to the public and free of charge.

Rich Gotham, Boston Celtics

    • Rich Gotham, President of the Boston Celtics, reminded students, "Character is what you do for someone who can

      Rich Gotham, President of the Boston Celtics, reminded students, "Character is what you do for someone who can't do anything for you."

2016-2017 LifePortraits Speakers

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  • Teacher of the Year Nominee Stacey Ochs McGovern '92

    Stacey Ochs McGovern '92 is a Montrose alumna and a two-time nominee for Massachusetts Teacher of the Year. She shared stories of how she benefited from the life compass she cultivated at Montrose when she was faced with the challenge of experiencing sudden deafness and learning to hear again.
  • Boston Celtics President Rich Gotham

    Rich Gotham, President of the Boston Celtics, addressed students on developing leadership with character, sharing inspirational stories from his own life.
  • Groundbreaking Physician Sarah Smith Bascle '03

    Sarah Smith Bascle '03 is an alumna of Montrose, the University of Notre Dame and Tulane University School of Medicine. A physician in obstetrics and gynecology, she addressed the students on how she is called to greatness in her groundbreaking work.

Selected Previous LifePortraits Speakers

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