2018
Edward G. Rendell
Governor of Pennsylvania

2017
Mitchell L. Morgan
Founder and Chairman, Morgan Properties

2016
Gerard “Jerry” H. Sweeney
President, Chief Executive Officer and Trustee Brandywine Realty Trust

2015
William A. “Bill” Graham, IV
CEO of the Graham Company

2014
Ira M. Lubert
Co-founder of Independence Capital Partners
Chairman and Co-Founder, Lubert-Adler

2013
Lewis Katz
Philanthropist and Entrepreneur

2012
Steven H. Korman
Founder, Korman Communities

2011
Joan Carter
President, UM Holdings Ltd
President, The Union League of Philadelphia

2010
J. William Mills, III
President, PNC

2009
Daniel H. Polett
President, CEO and Dealer Principal, Lexus of Chester Springs
Immediate Past Chairman, Temple University Board of Trustees

2008
Stephen A. Cozen
Chairman, Cozen O’Connor
and
Patrick J. O’Connor
Vice Chairman, Cozen O’Connor

2007
Richard J. Fox
Chairman, The Fox Companies
and
Robert A. Fox
Chairman and CEO, R.A.F. Industries

2006
Gerry Lenfest
President and CEO, The Lenfest Group

2005
Ralph J. Roberts
Founder, Comcast Corporation

2004
James E. Nevels
Founder and Chairman, The Swarthmore Group
Chairman, School Reform Commission of Philadelphia

2003
Dennis Alter
Chairman and CEO, Advanta

2002
Sidney Kimmel
Founder and Chairman, Jones Apparel Group, Inc.

2001
Willard G. Rouse III
Former Chairman and CEO, Liberty Property Trust

2000
William J. Avery
Chairman and CEO (retired), Crown Cork & Seal Company

1999
Dr. Felix Zandman
Chairman and CEO, Vishay Intertechnology, Inc.

1998
John C. Bogle
Founder and Former Chairman, The Vanguard Group

1997
Warren V. (Pete) Musser
Managing Director, The Musser Group
Chairman and CO-CEO, Epitome Systems