Robert W. Lanum


Honorary Degree (2018)
Doctor of Humane Letters
IU Southeast Commencement
Location: Louisville, KY
Presenter: Michael A. McRobbie
IU Southeast Chancellor's Medallion (2002)
IU Southeast Chancellor's Medallion
Location: New Albany


Robert W. Lanum is the President and CEO of the Paul Ogle Foundation in Jeffersonville, IN, along with being one of its original founding members in December 1979. He also works for Stites & Harbison PLLC, formerly as the executive member of the law office. He is active in corporate, estates, and tax law, for which he was honored by Indiana Super Lawyers for eight straight years (2004-2011).

Lanum is also a member of the Regional Leadership Coalition and Fellow of the American College of Trust & Estate Counsel. He serves on the board of advisors of both Junior Achievement and Jeffersonville Carnegie Library Foundation, and serves on the board of directors of Indiana University Foundation. He received the Chancellor's Medallion in 2002 from Indiana University-Southeast.