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Katharine B. Garff receives Hall of Fame honor

The David Eccles School of Business announces Katharine B. Garff as the 2023 Hall of Fame inductee. This esteemed award honors an individual whose distinguished career and lifetime achievements merit identification as a role model for present and future students.

Katharine B. Garff

The induction of Garff into the David Eccles School of Business Hall of Fame is a testament to her exceptional career and lifelong dedication to education. Garff’s achievements serve as a powerful inspiration to students, faculty, staff and professionals alike.

Her remarkable impact is felt across the University of Utah campus, extending from athletics to the Eccles School, and resonates throughout our Utah community. Her genuine and unique ability to connect with people is unparalleled and her dedication to education has expanded access to opportunities for everyone—especially women—in Utah. The Eccles School is fortunate to have Garff’s commitment and guidance in keeping the student experience at the forefront of all its efforts.

As a prominent business leader, philanthropist and community advocate, Garff embodies the values and principles cherished by the David Eccles School of Business. Her visionary leadership and unwavering pursuit of excellence have set a new standard of achievement within the business world.