Commencement Speaker

Prescott Campus Commencement Speakers

Embry-Riddle proudly congratulates its graduating seniors at each commencement by inviting a distinguished commencement speaker to address the Eagle graduates with insights and wisdom gathered from their life experiences. From astronauts to congressmen, alumni to invited guests-- Embry-Riddle's Prescott Campus Commencement Speakers welcome graduates to the wide world of opportunities that await them. 

Check back often to see who our next upcoming commencement speaker will be, as well as to re-experience commencement speeches of the past. 

Past Commencement Speakers

Honorable Robert L. Sumwalt, 14th Chairman of the National Transportation Safety Board

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Katie Pribyl, Senior Vice President of Aviation Strategy and Programs - Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association

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23rd Arizona Governor Douglas Anthony "Doug" Ducey

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Nicole Stott, Astronaut (Ret.), DB '87, ERAU Alum and Board of Trustee Member, Artist and Advocate for Science and Art Education

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Mr. Gabriel L. Navarrete, Chief Security Officer, Falcon Global Strategies

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Ambassador Barbara M. Barrett, Chairman of The Aerospace Corporation's Board of Trustees

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David B. O'Maley, Chairman Emeritus, Retired President and Chief Executive Officer of the Ohio National Life Insurance Company Ohio National Financial Services

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David L. Robertson, Owner of Robertson Racing and Board of Trustee Member

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Robert Wilson, President of Business & General Aviation for Honeywell Aerospace

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U.S. House of Representatives Congressman Paul A. Gosar

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Major General Thomas J. Trask, Director, Force Structure, Requirements, Resources and Strategic Assessments, U.S. Special Operations Command

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Dr. Peggy Chabrian, President and Founder of Women in Aviation, International.

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Benjamin Alvin Drew Jr. (Colonel, USAF, Ret.), NASA Astronaut

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