The 2009 Power 100

by Editorial


Jack DeGioia
President, Georgetown University
Head Hoya: This professor of ethics and human rights is the first layman to serve as president of the Jesuit university, where he has helped raise over a billion dollars since 2001.

Stephen Knapp
President, George Washington University
In the Mix: Knapp has forged close ties within the city’s cultural and civic communities by, among other things, serving on the board of the National Symphony Orchestra. The Year Ahead: Knapp will work to expand the institution’s biotech and medical facilities.

Erby Mitchell
Director of Admissions and Financial Aid, Sidwell Friends School
The Gatekeeper: Now that Sasha and Malia Obama report to class at the prestigious Tenleytown Quaker school, Mitchell can expect to be courted by even more ambitious parents.

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