At the February meeting of the BB&T Center for Leadership Developer’s Board of Directors, BB&T Eastern Region President Scott Evans presented ECU Chancellor Dr. Steve Ballard with a check for $250,000 as the third installment on a $1 million gift to the center. Evans is pictured with Ballard in the photo at top.
At the same meeting, a check for $500,000 was presented by the University of North Carolina to match a $1 million gift from ECU alumnus Tom Arthur of Tampa, Fla., to fund a leadership professorship in the ECU College of Business. Pictured in the lower image Arthur, at left, is shown with Chancellor Ballard, College of Business Dean Stan Eakins and James Bearden, director of the Center for BB&T Leadership Development.
(Photos by Jay Clark)