Bob Lemon ’98 MBA
Bob Lemon will speak at graduate commencement 2019.
Bob holds a BS from Virginia Tech and an MBA from Lynchburg College. His career started at Deloitte before joining Fleet Laboratories, a multi-national consumer goods and specialty pharma company headquartered in Lynchburg. Ultimately, he served as their CFO and was responsible for their global financial and IT strategies, culminating with overseeing a transformational exit to private equity ownership. With a collaborative and team-oriented management style, Bob brings a wealth of financial experience and practices to support MG’s operations, growth, and employee-ownership culture.
Kathrine Switzer is the 2019 undergraduate commencement speaker.
Athlete and activist Kathrine Switzer has run 39 marathons, won the 1974 New York City Marathon and in 1975, her two-hour and 51-minute marathon in Boston was ranked sixth in the world and third in the USA in women’s marathon. She is still running marathons today. Switzer has dedicated her multi-faceted career to creating opportunities on all fronts for women.