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William G. Enright

William G. Enright is the Karen Lake Buttrey Director of the Lake Institute on Faith & Giving, Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy and former senior pastor of Second Presbyterian Church in Indianapolis. A director of Lilly Endowment Inc. as well as a member of the Board of Trustees of the Foundation of the YMCA of Greater Indianapolis, he has also served as a trustee of Hanover College with distinction. Enright is cofounder of the Celebration of Hope, a program for racial reconciliation, which was recognized by former President Clinton as one of ten national programs to be honored at the White House. He has authored several books—the latest being Channel Markers: Wisdom from the Ten Commandments and the Sermon on the Mount—and lectured at numerous colleges, universities, and theological institutions as well as for business associations such as The Young Presidents and World Presidents organizations. He served as “preacher and chaplain” for the Chautauqua Institution in New York in 2005, and delivered the annual John Conley Lecture on Medical Ethics to the American Academy of Otolaryngology in 2007, which was later published in the academy’s journal. A graduate of Wheaton College, Fuller Theological Seminary, and McCormick Theological Seminary, Enright earned a PhD from the University of Edinburgh, Scotland, and holds three DD (honorary) degrees from Hanover College, Dubuque Theological Seminary, and Anderson University.