Lee Bollinger has been elected to the Washington Post’s board of directors.
Bollinger’s nomination to the board was announced in March.
Bollinger joins others on the Washington Post’s (NYSE: WPO) 10-member board that includes Warren Buffett, Barry Diller and Melinda Gates.
Bollinger was elected president of New York’s Columbia University in 2006. Before that, he was president of the University of Michigan and Dean of the law school and Provost of Dartmouth College.
He is also a board member of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.