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We are excited to present our next Executive Speaker Series in collaboration with SAYA! We will be welcoming Hilary Finley, Ph.D., who is an independent scholar and contributor for Catholic Answers. She has her Ph.D. in literature and will be speaking with us on the importance of pursuing an intellectual life and what career means in the context of our vocation.

The Executive Speaker Series is a free event open to the public in which executives share their career and faith journeys with young professionals, challenging them to "Work in Witness for Christ."

Complimentary drinks and appetizers will be provided and attendees will have a chance to attend mass at 6:30 and socialize before and after the evening's presentation.


  • 6:30 PM - Traditional Latin Mass (see dress code)
  • 7:15 PM - Networking
  • 7:30 PM - Opening Prayer & Speaker
  • 9:00 PM - Drinks at Harland South Park (optional/offsite)

About the Speaker

Hilary is an independent scholar whose teaching experience includes novel and poetry courses in English and the humanities. She has taught at Saint Louis University and Holy Apostles College. Hilary received a Doctorate in Literature from the University of Dallas and a Bachelors in Humanities and Catholic Culture from Franciscan University of Steubenville.


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Irving Avenue 2337
San Diego, California

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