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2001 High Five Class

March 14, 2013  • Henry Crown Fellows Newsletter

Charles Conn writes:  “After more than 10 years as a private investor and senior advisor to the Gordon & Betty Moore Foundation, I have agreed to head up the Rhodes Trust, the organization that administers the Rhodes Scholarships.  On other fronts, Henry Crown Fellow Thomas Layton and I, along with others, have founded the Common Sense Coalition, a centrist political organization, which has been rapidly gaining traction.”  Read more about the Common Sense Coalition here.

Bob Knowling’s book You Can Get There From Here was published in September 2011.  “Not just another business autobiography, this is a fascinating and uplifting look into one man’s leadership journey through poverty, hardship, racism, and betrayal to becoming one of the most inspirational business leaders of our time.”  —Jane Marvin, former SVP human resources, Ross Stores, Inc.  Click here to read more about You Can Get There From Here.  Click here to read the review from Fortune.