University of North Florida
John A. Delaney has served as the president of the University of North Florida's since 2003, overseeing a campus of more than 16,000 students, 600 faculty and 1,000 staff. The 1,381 acre campus in Northeast Florida is considered an economic driver in the region as the school coordinates with regional needs. Each year, 4,000 students graduate from the university's six colleges.
Under Delaney’s direction, UNF experienced the biggest construction spree in its history, nearly doubling the square footage for classrooms and other facilities. New construction on campus reflects UNF’s commitment to the environment and many new buildings are LEED (Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design) certified.