Clayton State announces commencement speakers

Photo by Heather Middleton

Photo by Heather Middleton

Officials from Georgia Power and IBM have been lined up to give keynote addresses at Clayton State University's spring commencement ceremonies next month, the Morrow-based school recently announced.

Ron Shipman, the Georgia Power Company's vice-president for environmental affairs, and Ann Cramer, the director of IBM Corporate Citizenship & Corporate Affairs for the Americas are scheduled to be the commencement speakers at the school's two commencement ceremonies on May 7, according to a news release from the university.

Shipman is scheduled to address graduates from Clayton State's College of Health, College of Information and Mathematical Sciences and School of Business, during a 9 a.m. commencement ceremony. Cramer is scheduled to address graduates of the university's College of Arts & Sciences, during a noon commencement ceremony.

The ceremonies are scheduled to be held at the university's Athletic and Fitness Center, according to the school's web site.

-- Curt Yeomans