Former MSCHE Commissioner Mr. Joseph Connolly Passes Away

Mr. Joseph Connolly with President Elizabeth Sibolski at the Commissioner Recognition Reception on Nov. 5, 2018.

Mr. Joseph Connolly with President Elizabeth Sibolski at the Commissioner Recognition Reception on Nov. 5, 2018.

The MSCHE community is saddened to learn about the June 5, 2020, passing of former Commissioner Mr. Joseph Connolly. Mr. Connolly, 69, was a Distinguished Visiting Fellow at the Sorbonne and had served as a Public Member of the Commission between Jan. 1, 2013, and Dec. 31, 2018.

Among his many professional experiences, he was a trustee of the Harvard Library of New York, a Director of Mid-East Finance for Unitas Ltd., London, and a trustee of Richmond, The American University in London.

During his time with the Commission, Mr. Connolly served with distinction as a member of the Committee on Evaluation Reports and will be remembered for his kind and caring soul.

For more information about the Mr. Connolly, please visit https://lynch-cantillon.com/obituaries/2020/06/05/joseph-e-connolly/#tab-obituary