Tulane Alumni Association




Distinguished Alumnus/a Award 1978


Robert E. Flowerree

The 1978 Tulane Distinguished Alumnus is Robert E. Flowerree, Portland business and civic leader who earned a bachelor of arts degree in 1942. As Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Georgia-Pacific Corporation, Flowerree has assumed major leadership roles in his company and his industry. A Director of the American Paper Institute and Georgia-Pacific, Flowerree is a Life Trustee of Lewis & Clark College in Portland and is an active member and leader in community affairs. He is an Honorary Director of the National Security Bank of Newport, Oregon, and presently serves on the President's Council at Tulane.

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