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Legislature commends President Lester

Story Date: Fri, 01 Mar 2013 10:02:00 EST

The Virginia General Assembly has unanimously approved a resolution commending Harry T. Lester for his distinguished service as President of EVMS.

The resolution praises his commitment to higher education and his positive impact on the community. It labels him a "visionary leader" who built awareness, understanding and appreciation of EVMS and garnered vital support for the school with its many partners. Senate Joint Resolution 412, was sponsored by Senator Ralph Northam, MD, a 1984 graduate of EVMS and an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at EVMS.

Go here to read the entire resolution.