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Donor Recognition Societies

At Mason, you make a difference. Through our donor recognition societies, we recognize and honor the commitment of our most generous and loyal supporters. For all of us, your giving matters.

Rector Horace Blackman seated on a desk

Horace Blackman was elected as rector of Mason’s Board of Visitors in July, after serving as vice rector for the past two years.

— Horace Blackman, BA American Studies and English, ’93

Alumni Spotlight

Mason rector took an unconventional path to success

In August, 2022, the George Mason University Board of Visitors elected as its new rector Horace Blackman, senior vice president and lead of IT consulting company CGI Federal’s Defense, Intelligence and Space business unit. Blackman brings to his role a wealth of business experience – and a dual undergraduate degree from Mason.