Black Business Student Association (BBSA) Gala & Tapestry Award

About the Event

The Tapestry Award honors an African American business school alumnus or alumna who has woven inspirational leadership, intellectual excellence, and service to others through his or her professional and personal life. 


Email BBSA Gala Leaders.

Thank you to our corporate partners for their generous support of this event: Lilly, Goldman Sachs, and Deloitte.

Past Recipients


2014 Candace Sheffield Matthews, MBA '85
2013 Anthony Miller, MBA '92
2012 Kathryn Leary, MBA '77
2011 Jim Shelton, MBA '93

Woodrow (Woody) Myers, MBA '82

2009 Ira Hall, MBA '76
2008 Jim Hansley, MBA '83 and Lee Jackson, MBA '83

30th Anniversary Gathering and Tapestry Award

contact us

  • Questions?
    Please email Elizabeth Youngblood in the GSB alumni relations office or phone at +1-650-725-2471