NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — Christopher Newport University inaugurated its new president on Monday.

Governor Glenn Youngkin and other guests were in attendance for the inauguration ceremony of William G. Kelly, the sixth president of Christopher Newport University.

Following his installation, President Kelly delivered his inaugural address, which outlined his vision for the university.

The ceremony featured music from The Wind Ensemble, composed of musicians from the Virginia Symphony Orchestra, the Air Force Band, the Army Band, students and faculty.

Before accepting the presidency at Christopher Newport, Kelly was the 42nd superintendent of the U.S. Coast Guard Academy.