R. Kirk Landon
Kirk Landon currently serves as President of the Kirk Foundation and
President of The Kirk A. and Dorothy P. Landon Foundation. He served as
Chief Executive Officer of American Bankers Insurance Group until 1995
and Chairman of its Board of the Directors until 1999. Over the course
of his distinguished career, he has also served as chairman or director
of numerous corporations including Innovative Surveillance Technology,
Lennar Corporation and Orange Clothing Company.
involvement with FIU dates back to the University’s earliest days, when
he served on the University’s 1972 advisory board and the University
Founders Council. He is a Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine Founder,
Football Founder, and a Lifetime Member of the Alumni Association at
FIU. Mr. Landon was inducted into the Torch Society at the Gold Level,
and was the recipient of the FIU Medallion at the Spring 2003
commencement. The undergraduate school of business and athletic training
center bear his name.