Eugene B. Meyer
President, Federalist Society
Eugene B. Meyer, president of the Federalist Society, has served as executive director, CEO, or president of the organization for more than 28 years. He has shepherded the organization from a small group of law students to a community of 45,000 lawyers, law students, academics, judges, and others interested in the rule of law. The society now includes a student chapter at every ABA-accredited law school in the country and lawyers’ chapters in 70 major cities across the nation. Mr. Meyer has served as a board member for the U.S. Chess Center and is currently on the board of the Holman Foundation. He holds the title of International Chess Master and has served as a Philadelphia Society trustee. Mr. Meyer earned a B.A. in history at Yale University and an M.A. in political science from the London School of Economics.