William F. Glavin


Photo of Trustees Emeriti: William F. Glavin

Mr. Glavin retired in 1997 as President of Babson College, where he served for eight years. As Babson's ninth President, he is credited with advancing the school's curriculum and national reputation. Mr. Glavin joined Babson after holding several leadership positions, including Vice Chairman, at the Xerox Corporation. Prior to joining Xerox in 1970, he held a number of senior executive positions with IBM. Mr. Glavin has received numerous honors and awards, including honorary Doctor of Laws degrees from The College of the Holy Cross and Babson College, as well as the Distinguished Alumni Award from the University of Pennsylvania. He has served on the board and advisory councils of several corporations and academic institutions. He received his B.S. from The College of the Holy Cross and his M.B.A. from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.