Former AT&T (NYSE: T) President John Zeglis is now president of the Manchester University Board of Trustees. The Culver resident is also a founder of the NBA D-League’s Fort Wayne Mad Ants basketball team.
He succeeds Barnes & Thornburg LLP Managing Partner Randy Brown, whose term ended December 31.Manchester President Dave McFadden says Zeglis brings "extraordinary leadership skills and knowledge" to the board.
Zeglis was also part of the leadership cabinet for the Students First! campaign, which concluded in 2014 and raised more than $100 million for the university.
Other new Manchester board members include:
Indianapolis-based Community Cancer Care Chief Executive Officer Sara Edgerton
AT&T Systems Administrator James Lambert
Baylor University Professor of Christianity Stephen Reid
The board is made up of 31 members who serve two consecutive five-year terms.