David Yaggy (MBA '07) was killed in a routine flight in North Alabama in March 2008 while serving as a U.S. Marine. Yaggy had previously served two tours in Iraq and one in Afghanistan. He was buried in Arlington Cemetery in April. Yaggy traveled back and forth from Pensacola, where he was stationed, to attend Executive MBA classes every other weekend, covering the majority of the expense on his own. David and his wife, Erin, had a daughter, Elizabeth, in October 2006. The 2007 Executive MBA class has established an account for David's daughter, Elizabeth Yaggy, at Smith Barney. The members of the class sincerely appreciate contributions that anyone can make for the benefit of Elizabeth and her future education. Contributions can be sent by check or electronic funds payable to Smith Barney FBO Elizabeth Yaggy at 1100 Poydras St., Suite 1900, New Orleans, LA 70163.
Last Updated 11/19/08