An entrepreneur and private investor focusing on healthcare, technology, and education-related companies, Jon Lehman has brought his extensive industry experience to bear across several programs at Owen.
Awards & Accomplishments
Professor Lehman was honored as a White House Fellow National Finalist in 1994.
his tenure as Associate Dean for Health Care at Owen, Professor Lehman was
responsible for the launch and successful development of the school’s health
care management programs.
Lehman has served in multiple leadership posts at Owen, including Associate
Dean for Health Care and Associate Dean of Students. In the private sector, he
has served as President and CEO of Evolved Digital Systems, as well as EVP and
Director of Futurekids, Inc. He has served on the boards of Leadership
Nashville; the Joe C. Davis Outdoor Center of the YMCA of Middle Tennessee; the
Tennessee Repertory Theatre; the Nashville Academy Theatre; and the Young
Leader's Council. He founded and served as Principal of The Section
Companies, a consulting and private investment firm whose clients included The
Walt Disney Company and Ziff-Davis.
Lehman’s interests include corporate strategy and strategies for health care
and health care information technology.
MBA, Distinction, Harvard Business School, 1986
A.B., Economics (magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa), Colgate University, 1982