Lynn Luckow


School of Education Distinguished Alumni Award (1997)
School of Education
M.S. 1974, H.D.H. 2011


Lynn Luckow is the president and CEO of LikeMinded.org, a nonprofit organization based in San Francisco. He is also a senior advisor at the Noyce Leadership Institute and the chairman of the Board of Trustees for the Kinsey Institute. Previously, Luckow was the CEO of the Craigslist Foundation from 2008 to 2012. As a 1974 IU alum, Luckow has been active in the Indiana University community, especially with the Kinsey Institute which he started working with in 2003.

Luckow was the president, publisher, and CEO of Jossey-Bass, Inc. from 1984 to 2000. He also held various positions at University of California at San Diego, University of Mid-America National Consortium, and University of North Dakota from 1969 to 1984. He has a B.A. in German and English from University of North Dakota and a M.S. in Higher Education from Indiana University. Luckow received the School of Education Distinguished Alumni Award in 1997.