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Shaw University elects new BOT chair

Posted May 16, 2012

— Shaw University announced on Wednesday afternoon that Joseph N. Bell, Jr. was elected as chairman of its Board of Trustees. 

Bell, a Shaw alumnus, currently serves as the vice-chairman of the board and holds several board positions, including vice-chairman of the executive committee, chairman of the fiscal affairs committee and chairman of the trusteeship committee. 

Bell will succeed Willie E. Gary, who was re-elected as a board member Wednesday.

Shaw also announced that Lorenzo Williams was elected as vice-chairman and H. Donell Lewis was elected secretary. Each officer on the board will serve a two-year term beginning July 1. 

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  • racollin May 16, 2012

    more of the same...I feel all of these board members are corrupt. The torch just gets passed between them. Someone should investigate..fraudulent activity going on at this school