Posse News Archive

Posse Bay Area News Archive

Summer 2015

Vanderbilt Alum, Army Veteran Leads Posse Bay Area

With a bachelor’s degree from Vanderbilt University, a master’s from Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government, many years as a Posse staff member, and three years as a U.S. Army officer, Posse alumnus Leroy Foster is uniquely positioned to lead Posse’s 10th chapter in the San Francisco Bay Area. Read More

Spring 2015

Universities of Michigan & Puget Sound Join Posse

​The University of Michigan and the University of Puget Sound are the latest top institutions to partner with The Posse Foundation thanks to the leadership of their respective presidents, Mark S. Schlissel and Ronald R. Thomas. Read More

Spring 2010

President Obama Donates Portion of Nobel Peace Prize Money to Posse

On March 11, 2010, The Posse Foundation became one of only 10 organizations selected by President Barack Obama to receive a portion of the president's $1.4 million Nobel Peace Prize award money, which he elected to donate to charitable causes. The news that Posse will receive a generous gift of $125,000 came via a White House announcement. Read More

Bay Area Advisory Board

Michael Beckwith, Chair

Ryan Birtwell
David Bonnette
Tony Brenner
Louis Chang
Patrick Fu
David Korol
Deborah Messemer
Jon Meyer
Adedotun Odewale
Kristin Resnansky
Ashish Shah
Riaz Taplin
Briana Zelaya

Farah Elakhaoui, Director

Bay Area Partner Colleges + Universities

Boston University
Lehigh University
University of Puget Sound