January 10, 2020
By Andy Ellis
Dr. Jack Hawkins, Jr. and Board Vice President pro-tempore Lamar P. Higgins present Trustee Gerald O. Dial with the honorary Doctor of Laws degree.
For Troy University Trustee Gerald Dial, December brought with it a pair of honors that he never dreamed he would receive.
In a span of two days, the Delta, Alabama native, who has been a member of the University Board of Trustees since 1991 including two terms as the board’s President pro tempore, had a…