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HPU’s National Board of Advisors is composed of Fortune 500 CEOs, thought leaders, and distinguished visionaries who have positively impacted the United States and the world in significant ways. As High Point University continues to develop new academic programs and attract students from broader geographic locations, these valued board members provide wise counsel with regards to university strategic goals, planning, and execution.

Colin Powell
Founding Member General Colin L. Powell
The late Colin L. Powell was a former member of HPU’s National Board of Advisors from 2014-2021 and Former Secretary of State, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and national security advisor.