Please join Tucson Young Professionals and listen to Lee Lambert, Chancellor of Pima Community College!
About CEO Roundtable:
Tucson Young Professionals holds monthly CEO Roundtable events as an avenue of professional development for our members.
We ask our featured speaker to candidly speak for 30-35 minutes about their story of successes, pitfalls and laughs on their journey to becoming a successful leader.
The atmosphere is casual and conversational.
About Lee Lambert:
Lee Lambert, Chancellor of Pima Community College, has been Chancellor since July 1, 2013. Chancellor Lambert formerly served on the Board of Directors of the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) and in 2013-14 he served on AACC’s Executive Committee. He is a former chair of AACC’s Committee on Program Initiatives and Workforce Training.
Has been asked by the governments of China and India to speak to educators in those countries about the critical role community colleges can play in educating and training the workforce of the 21st century.
Keynote presenter for the AACC delegation at the World Federation of Colleges and Polytechnics World Congress in Beijing, October 2014.
Recently, Chancellor Lambert has received the National leadership award from Asian Pacific Americans in Higher Education “in recognition of your leadership in the field of higher education and your contributions to the API community,” April 2015. He also received award from Arizona’s chapter of Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) for service to the College’s student-veterans, May 2015.And was recognized by League of United Latin American Citizens Council 1057 at the group’s annual Educators Awards & Scholarship Banquet, April 2015.
In addition, he was named Man of the Year by the Pan Asian Community Alliance in Tucson, February 2015. He also is a Board member for the National Asian Pacific Islanders Council Advisory Board member and the Southern Arizona Council for International Visitors.