Arthur Moats, Speaker for May Commencement

Photo of Arthur and Shonda Moats and their family

Arthur Moats (‘12), Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker, will be the speaker for May’s commencement address. He is a dedicated alumnus, devoted to serving JMU, the United Way, Ronald McDonald House Charities and other deserving organizations. Arthur was named the Steelers’ nominee for the Walter Payton Man of the Year award because of his extensive work in the community and his dedication to giving back. Arthur and his wife, Shonda, continue to play a significant role at JMU through their involvement with athletics and the arts.

The university commencement ceremony will take place on May 5, at 3 p.m. at Bridgeforth Stadium.

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Published: Thursday, March 2, 2017

Last Updated: Thursday, January 23, 2020

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