Balzer elected to Huntington's Board of Trustees

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2006-10-20
Huntington, Ind.—Dr. Lee Balzer was elected to the Huntington University Board of Trustees during the fall meeting held Oct. 19-20 on Huntington’s campus.

Dr. Lee Balzer served as president of John Brown University from 1994 to 2004 and Tabor College from 1988-1994. He now works as a strategic planning and leadership consultant.

Balzer holds Bachelor of Science and Master of Natural Science degrees from the University of Oklahoma and a Ph.D. in biology and science education from Ohio State University.

In addition to belonging to a number of professional organizations, he has served on the national board of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities and as a member and chair of various other boards and committees.

Balzer resides in Bella Vista, Ariz., with his wife of 49 years, Alice.

Huntington University is governed by a 33-member Board of Trustees. Three board members serve ex-officio: the presidents of the Huntington University Foundation, the Alumni Association and the Student Senate.
 
 Huntington University is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. U.S.News & World Report ranks Huntington among the best colleges in the Midwest. Founded in 1897 by the Church of the United Brethren in Christ, Huntington University is located on a contemporary, lakeside campus in northeast Indiana. The University is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU).
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