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Category: Board of Trustees

Jonathan Thompson named Lyon College’s newest Board of Trustees member

Jonathan Thompson, ‘02, was recently appointed as a new member of Lyon College’s Board of Trustees. Thompson made the move up from the Board of Visitors, which he was elected to in October 2021, to make a long-lasting impact on the Lyon College community at large. “I want to contribute to the building up of Lyon College’s reputation as a leader in the Liberal Arts of the future,” Thompson said. “I believe that we are in times now where the value of the lib... Read More
at Wednesday, May 25, 2022

Inside Higher Ed features President King

Inside Higher Ed spotlighted President Joey King and the Lyon College Board of Trustees this Friday.   The publication spoke with King and Chairman of the Board Perry Wilson about cutting the size of its governing board in half at a time when private liberal arts colleges are facing challenges. Lyon leaders decided to reduce the number of board members from 32 to 15.   In the article, King says a smaller board allows for more flexibility.   “In my view, and my recommen... Read More
at Friday, August 2, 2019