LexisNexis Rule of Law Foundation
January 3, 2022 - LexisNexis Rule of Law Foundation Board of Directors is proud to welcome Kermit Lowery as an incoming Director. LexisNexis Rule of Law Foundation is the non-profit entity of LexisNexis Legal & Professional that aims to advance the rule of law around the globe through program development, funding, and partnerships.
In a career with LexisNexis spanning 33 years, Mr. Lowery most recently served as Vice President & Head of Legal - North America. Prior to joining LexisNexis, Mr. Lowery served as an Assistant Judge Advocate in the U.S. Army Judge Advocate General's Corps. Mr. Lowery retired in 2012 as a Colonel in the U.S. Army JAG Corps., and he retired from LexisNexis in June 2021. Kermit is a distinguished member of the Dayton Ohio community where he resides with his wife.
Mr. Lowery has spent his time and talent for several years as a committed advocate for the advancement of the rule of law generally and, more particularly, as a champion for the mission and vision of LexisNexis and LexisNexis Rule of Law Foundation. Mr. Lowery received numerous awards for his work and service, including the 2014 American Bar Association's Pro Bono Publico Award and the John and Ginny Elam Pro Bono Award from the Ohio State Bar Association. Kermit also served as a Staff Judge Advocate at United States Southern Command when the Office of the Staff Judge Advocate received the ABA Hodson Award for legal work performed in support of Operation Unified Response following the 2010 earthquake in Haiti.
"I'm excited to work with the other consummate rule of law enthusiasts within the Board" said Kermit Lowery. "The foundation is a force multiplier to promote the rule of law globally. I look forward to helping the foundation grow and expand its impact to help people around the world who need it most."
"I am delighted to have a passionate individual and resource of the caliber of Kermit Lowery joining us to help the foundation grow to new heights," Ian McDougall, President of LexisNexis Rule of Law Foundation, remarked.