The President's Circle

Celebrating a Vibrant Community

Each year in the spring, members of The President’s Circle gather for a special dinner to celebrate a vibrant Ursuline community. Donors and volunteer leaders are recognized for their Serviam spirit and commitment to the future of the school.

President's Circle Dinner 2024

President's Circle 2024 was held in the spring at The Thompson Hotel in Dallas. The evening’s program highlighted Ursuline's five Board Chairs from the past 12 years: Bob Galecke, John Grimes, Win Bell, Tom Merkel, and Jon Piot, followed by a Roast & Toast of Gretchen Kane, saying goodbye to her as President of Ursuline Academy of Dallas. View the event program.

President Gretchen Kane with 2024 President's Award Recipients Tom Merkel, Win Bell, John Grimes, Bob Galecke, & Jon Piot


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President's Circle Dinner 4/29/24

Donors contributing $10,000 or more in a year become members of The President’s Circle.

The President's Award

Established in 2004, the President’s Award is presented each year at The President's Circle Dinner to recognize an outstanding volunteer for extraordinary leadership and Serviam spirit in support of Ursuline Academy and excellence in education for young women.