Michael Lomax is an American businessman who has been the president and chief executive officer of the United Negro College Fund of the United States since 2004. His oldest daughter, from a previous marriage to playwright and author Pearl Cleage, Deignan Cleage Lomax, graduated from Dillard University in 2000.
|Net Worth||$3 million|
|Wife||Cheryl Ferguson Lomax|
Michael Lucius Lomax was born on October 2, 1947 (age 75 years) in Los Angeles, California, United States. Lomax is the son of Lucius W. Lomax, Jr. (1910–73), a Los Angeles attorney, and Hallie Almena Davis Lomax (1915-2011), a journalist. Lomax was the brother of Los Angeles civil rights lawyer Melanie E. Lomax, who died in 2006.
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Lomax taught literature at Morehouse College and Spelman College, Emory University, the Georgia Institute of Technology and the University of Georgia. For seven years he served as president of Dillard University in New Orleans, Louisiana.
He also served for 12 years as Chairman of the Board of Commissioners of Fulton County. In 1989 and 1993, he was an unsuccessful candidate for mayor of Atlanta. He is on the board of Teach for America, Emory University, The Carter Center, and a member of Sigma Pi Phi fraternity.
U.S. President George W. Bush appointed him to the President’s Board of Advisors on Historically Black Colleges and Universities, and United States Speaker of the House J. Dennis Hastert appointed Michael Lomax to the National Museum of African American History and Culture Plan for Action Presidential Commission.
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He is a member of the Alpha Phi Alpha fraternity. Lomax was also inducted into Omicron Delta Kappa in 2000 at Dillard and was later awarded the organization’s highest honor, the Laurel Crowned Circle.
Who is Michael Lomax wife?
Michael Lomax is currently married to his second wife Cheryl Ferguson Lomax. His wife is a private person and they have two daughters, Michele Lomax and Rachel Lomax. Lomax and his family live in Atlanta, Georgia.
Lomax was married to his first wife Pearl Cleage from 1969 to 1979, their wedding took place in the United States. His ex-wife Pearl Cleage is an African-American playwright, essayist, novelist, poet and political activist. Cleage is currently the Playwright in Residence at the Alliance Theatre and at the Just Us Theater Company. Lomax and his ex-wife Pearl Cleage had one daughter together.
Michael Lomax net worth
How much is Michael Lomax worth? Michael Lomax net worth is estimated at around $3 million. His main source of income is from his primary work as a business executive. Michael Lomax’s salary per month and other career earnings are over $420,000 dollars annually.
Michael Lomax’s remarkable achievements have earned him some luxurious lifestyles and some fancy car trips. He is one of the richest and most influential businessmen in the United States. Michael Lomax stands at an appealing height of 1.83m and has a good body weight which suits his personality.