We were pleased to welcome Bob Carpenter ’73 back to campus to deliver the commencement address at Morgan Park Academy’s 147th graduation exercises on July 25, 2020.
Carpenter began his career as a consultant in the Chicago office of the Boston Consulting Group. He served in senior management information technology and services positions at companies such as Square D, AT&T, and NCR, before becoming President and CEO of IHS, a leading worldwide content, software, and services provider of technical and business information solutions. Since leaving IHS, he has focused on private investments and not-for-profit organizations.
He holds a B.A. in history and political science from DePauw University, an M.A. in foreign affairs from the University of Virginia, and an M.B.A. from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management.