Leo M. Lambert
Leo M. Lambert has presided over a period of dramatic expansion and quality enhancement at Elon University since becoming president in 1999. During his tenure, Elon has been selected to shelter a chapter of Phi Beta Kappa, the Elon University School of Law has opened in Greensboro, and 36 new buildings have been constructed. He is a 2009 winner of the William M. Burke Award for Excellence in Experiential Education and a recipient of the Greensboro Chamber of Commerce’s Thomas Z. Osborne Distinguished Citizen Award. He received an honorary doctorate in humane letters from the State University of New York and is a member of the board of directors of the Association of American Colleges and Universities.