Friday, Jan 28, 2011, at NASA Langley Research Center, 29 participants in NASA's inagural class of the Mid-Level Leadership Program (MLLP), graduated. NASA Ames was represented in many levels with five participants in the program (Kimberly Ennico, Code SSA; Darlene Gross, Code CS; Dawn McIntosh, Code TI; Justin Pane, Code JAZ, and Nicki Rayl, Code SCF). Also in attendance at graduation from Ames were Ames' MLLP Center Champion, Steve Zornetzer and two mentors, Deb Feng, Code J, and Tom Davis, Code A. Kim Ennico (ARC) and Justin Junod (KSC) were voted by their MLLP cohorts to give speeches at graduation. Justin Pane (ARC) designed the class pin and provided a summary of its symbolism at graduation. Over 80 people were in in attendence, including NASA Langley's center director Lesa Roe and her Langley leadership team NASA Administrator Charlie Bolden, NASA Chief of Staff Dave Radzanowski, and NASA Associate Deputy Administrator Rick Keegan met with the participants early in the day. At graduation, Rick Keegan gave the keynote address.