Mr. Lynch is a Managing Partner in Public Institutions and Brokerage at Jones Lang LaSalle. He joined the organization (formerly The Staubach Company) after 6 years as Senior Vice President at Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) which included two years as President/COO of CompuCom Systems (CMPC), a Safeguard subsidiary company in Dallas Texas. After a 31-year career of naval service, he retired in the rank of Rear Admiral. Mr. Lynch’s Naval service included Chief, Navy Legislative Affairs, command of the Eisenhower Battle Group during Operation Desert Shield, Superintendent of the US Naval Academy from 1991 to 1994 and Director of the Navy Staff in the Pentagon from 1994 to 1995.
Mr. Lynch graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy with his Bachelor of Science degree in 1964 and received his Master’s from George Washington University. Mr. Lynch now serves as Chairman and/or Director of several private and publicly-held companies. He is on the board of the Armed Forces Benefit Association, Catholic Leadership Institute, Economics Pennsylvania, and USO World Board of Governors. He has served as Chairman of the Cradle of Liberty Council, Boy Scouts of America, currently serves as a trustee of the US Naval Academy Foundation and is Vice Chairman of Philadelphia Sports Congress. A father of three, Mr. Lynch also has 10 grandchildren.