Veterans Day Ceremony



2023 Program Details

Saturday, November 11, 2023

Musical Prelude: 10:30 am / Formal Program: 11:00 am

Musical performances by Golden State Brass, Adrienne Fortini, Davis Local Vocals, The Davis Madrigals, and Jazz Choir.

Keynote Speaker: Jim Walker

Sergeant Jim Walker was born in Huntsville, Alabama in 1946.  He completed his BS from the University of Alabama and the PMD program at The Harvard Business School.  Jim served in the US Army from January 1969 through 1970 with a one year deployment to Vietnam with the First Cavalry Division.  He is the recipient of the Purple Heart and the Bronze and Army Commendation medals with V.   He retired as a senior executive in the transportation industry and has served on numerous boards in the logistics arena.  Jim is a member of Davis Odd Fellows and served as Chaplain in 2022.