Young Alumni Speaker Series Featuring Peter Vermes

Peter Vermes on field
Tuesday, April 30, 2019 - 5:45pm to 8:00pm
Pedro Arrupe, S.J., Hall Auditorium

Join Rockhurst University's Kansas City Young Alumni Council and presenting sponsor, ZagFirst Digital Marketing for their annual Speaker Series featuring Peter Vermes, Manager and Technical Director of Sporting Kansas City. 

Peter Vermes oversees all soccer operations for Sporting Kansas City, including head coaching duties, roster management, scouting and oversight of the Swope Park Rangers and Sporting KC Academy. Vermes became the club’s technical director in 2006 and took the helm as manager in 2009. He is the longest-tenured head coach in MLS and the fifth-winningest coach in MLS history. 

The Young Alumni Council invites all alumni and friends of the University for a night at Rockhurst featuring Peter's talk, "Building and Maintaining Culture in Business". 

5:45 p.m. | doors open and social hour
7:00 p.m. | Program begins

Register here: $20/ticket until April 1, $25/ticket from April 1-April 30. Your ticket includes light snacks, drinks and admittance to the presentation. 

Event Location:
Rockhurst University
Pedro Arrupe, S.J., Hall - Auditorium
1100 Rockhurst Road
Kansas City, MO 64110

Questions? Contact Morgan Maloney at or 816-501-4807. 

The annual Faber Young Alumni Award will also be presented to this years recipient, Allison Rank, '08. The Faber Young Alumni Award is given to a young alumnus(a) who has demonstrated leadership capability, substantial indication of a commitment to the service of others, demonstration of potential for leadership/distinction in the long-term, and substantial commitment to Rockhurst University and its mission. A young alumnus(a) is defined for the purpose of this award of someone who is under the age of 40 and graduated 15 years ago or less.


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