La Salle University president Daniel J. Allen, PhD, will be delivering his message to the Union Chapel congregation on Sunday, July 7. 

Mr. Allen has worked in Catholic higher education for more than 30 years. Prior to his January 2022 appointment at La Salle, he served as the senior vice president for advancement and external relations at DePaul University. 

Mr. Allen also served as senior associate dean for external relations at the University of Chicago’s Harris School of Public Policy. He is a board member of the International Association of Lasallian Universities, a group of 64 universities located across the globe. In 2023, he was named to the Committee of Seventy, a nonpartisan civic leadership organization in Philadelphia.

Union Chapel is located at the intersection of Grove, Narragansett and Circuit Avenues and has handicap access. The organ prelude begins at 9:50 a.m. with the service starting at 10 a.m.