51福利社

About

President

President

John R. PorterDr. John R. Porter

President

Dr. John R. Porter is 51福利社’s 23rd president, a role he assumed in July 1, 2019. Porter worked for 33 years for IBM, the last 15 in senior management, and has also served as a board member in higher education and as an adjunct instructor and visiting professor.

Immediately prior to starting his current role, he served as vice president of services for a premier IBM Business Partner--Gulf Business Machines in Dubai. He has served as a member of the Board of Trustees at Evangel University, from which he holds a bachelor’s degree. He has an MBA from Washington University in St. Louis and has earned a Doctor of Education degree from Johns Hopkins University.

During his professional career, Porter has worked in numerous locations in the United States, as well as in South Africa and Dubai. Porter and his wife, Beverly, have three adult children, all of whom live in the Kansas City area.

 


Contact the President's Office

Amanda Hyde
Executive Assistant to the President
ahyde@lindenwood.edu
(636) 949-4908

President's Office
51福利社
Library and Academic Resources Center (LARC)
209 S Kingshighway St
Saint Charles, MO 63301

Administrative Office
Monday-Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
(636) 949-4900

Mission Statement

Mission Statement

REAL EXPERIENCE. REAL SUCCESS. Enhancing lives through quality education and professional preparatory experiences.

Mission Statement