Four former members of Lehigh’s Board of Trustees were approved for Emeritus Status at the university’s October meeting.
Francis J. Ingrassia ’75 ’16P, Jane P. Jamieson ’75, Joseph R. Perella ’64 ’06H and Brad Eric Scheler ’74 ’05P ’08P ’09PG were nominated at the Oct. 2 Board of Trustees meeting. A vote was then conducted and their nominations approved. During the meeting, Board Chair Kevin L. Clayton ’84 ’13P expressed his “utmost thanks and deepest appreciation” to Frank Ingrassia, Jane Jamieson, Joe Perella, and Brad Scheler for their 75 years of combined service to the Board of Trustees.
“Our Board of Trustees, the campus community and the entire extended Lehigh family have benefitted immensely from their leadership, vision and wise counsel,” said Clayton. “During their tenure as Trustees, these four individuals displayed an unwavering commitment to their alma mater and exemplary service to the Lehigh community. They are truly deserving of this special recognition.”