The Lifetime of Leadership award celebrates those transformational leaders whose character and sustained contribution span sectors, decades, and generations with wise ambassadorial service, mentoring contributing powerfully to improve business performance, economic growth, creativity, community vitality, human understanding, national strength, and global relations.
President Lech Wałęsa
President of Poland; Nobel Peace Prize laureate
General Mark A. Milley
Chairman, U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff
Chairman, Henry Crown and Company
Carla A. Hills
U.S. Trade Representative (1989-1993) and Fifth U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development
Andrew J. Young
Mayor (1982-1990), Atlanta, Georgia; U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations (1977-1979)
CEO, Ethan Allen
Former Commissioner, National Basketball Association
Maurice R. Greenberg
Chairman and CEO, C.V. Starr & Co., Inc.
Co-Chairman (1976-1985), Goldman Sachs
Honorary Chairman, Kidder, Peabody & Co.