William A. Gray (Col ’65, Educ ’67 L/M) has written Why Become a Christian? A Spiritual Memoir, which discusses events and people significant to his life, lessons learned and insights gained. He is president of Corporate Mentoring Solutions Inc. and has more than 30 years of experience in the field of mentoring. His other titles, Situational Mentoring and Mentoring Relationships that Work, explore developing formal mentoring relationships and how both protégés and mentors can benefit from them.
Phil Lilienthal (Law ’65) has received the 2013 Sargent Shriver Award for Distinguished Humanitarian Service from the Peace Corps. He is the founder and president of Global Camps Africa, a nonprofit whose mission is to educate at-risk children in South Africa about HIV/AIDS.
Donald D. “Don” Slesnick II (Col ’65 L/M) has received the 2016 American Bar Association Solo, Small Firm and General Practice Division’s Lifetime Achievement Award. Mr. Slesnick is managing partner of Slesnick & Casey in Coral Gables, Florida. He has been in private practice since 1976 and has held labor relations positions with Miami-Dade County Public Schools and the Miami-Dade Police Department. Mr. Slesnick has received numerous other awards, including the ABA Distinguished Service Award and the U.S. Army’s Outstanding Civilian Service Award. In 2011, he concluded 10 years as the mayor of Coral Gables.