A 20/20 Vision for America

Tuesday, September 28, 2021 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
In-person event only | Juanita K. Hammons Hall

Complimentary parking located in Bear Park North parking garage located next to Juanita K Hammons Hall for the Performing Arts. 

Missouri State University welcomes John Quiñones, ABC News veteran, author, and creator and host of What Would You Do?, to campus as the 2021 Public Affairs Conference keynote speaker. 

“John has an impressive ability to connect with his audiences and leave them inspired,” said Brent Dunn, Missouri State University Foundation executive director. “His focus on believing in one’s self, maintaining high character and ethical values, and always doing the right thing will bring people together.”

Quiñones’ keynote is free and open to the public. No tickets are required. The event is made possible by the Missouri State Foundation with media support from KSPR, the local ABC television affiliate.

Opportunity to meet Quiñones

The foundation will host a VIP reception with Quiñones before his speech. Guests will have a photo opportunity with Quiñones and receive an autographed copy of his book, “What Would You Do?: Words of Wisdom About Doing the Right Thing.” Cocktails, beverages and hors d’oeuvres will be served.

Guests will also have access to VIP reserved seating at the keynote. Tickets are $100 per person. Contact Stephanie Smith, senior director of donor relations and special events, at 417-836-4143 for more information.


John Quiñones

John Quiñones

ABC News correspondent and host of What Would You Do?


  • Missouri State University Foundation

  • KY3 and KSPR, local ABC affiliate