Dr. William L. Proctor receives an award from Florida State University President Dr. Eric J. Barron.
Flagler College Chancellor and Florida State Representative William L. Proctor was honored recently by Florida State University with two awards for his work both with the students of the State of Florida and in appreciation of eight years of legislative leadership.
"Dr. Proctor is a remarkable role model for our students – as an FSU graduate he demonstrates that you can do anything you set your mind to – from Chancellor to highly regarded legislator," said Florida State University President Dr. Eric J. Barron. "Very few individuals in the legislature have the depth and breadth of knowledge about higher education of Dr. Proctor, and he has usedthat knowledge and commitment to help ensure the success of all of Florida's universities and colleges."
Dr. Proctor is a graduate of Florida State University, earning a bachelor's degree in education as well as his master's and doctorate in Education Administration from the university. Over the course of his career, Dr. Proctor has also served as an assistant football coach, assistant dean of men, research fellow from1962 to 1968 and interim athletic director at Florida State from 2007 to 2008 and is a member of their Athletic Hall of Fame. He has served as Chancellor of Flagler College since 2001.
"I am deeply honored to be recognized by my alma mater," said Dr. Proctor.