Lawrence “Pete” Leland, About | Earlham College

Lawrence “Pete” Leland

LelandLawrence “Pete” Leland served as acting president of the College in 1984-85.

A 1938 Earlham graduate, Leland was a former trustee and insurance executive with National Life Insurance Company of Vermont. An outstanding basketball player, he was an honorary member of the Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame. Leland focused on raising money during his year as acting president and prepared for the hiring of the next president.

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